Kaikhali Village, with population of 569 is Bongaon sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kaikhali village is 2 km2 and it is the 61st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 349 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangoan and distance from Kaikhali village to Bangoan is 21 km. Pin code of Kaikhali village is 743290.

Demographics

The village is home to 569 people, among them 300 (53%) are male and 269 (47%) are female. 16% of the whole population are from general caste, 84% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kaikhali village is 9%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 137 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kaikhali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 569 89 477 3 51
Male 300 48 250 2 24
Female 269 41 227 1 27

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 591. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.9% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of -4.5%. General caste population has decreased by -10.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3% and child population has increased by 8.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kaikhali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -4 -10 -3 0 9
Male -5 -8 -5 0 -11
Female -3 -13 -1 0 35

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 854, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 1125 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 384 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kaikhali

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 -50 30 500 384
2011 897 854 908 500 1,125
2001 882 904 878 0 741

Literacy

Total 437 people in the village are literate, among them 256 are male and 181 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kaikhali is 84%. 93% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kaikhali

Total Male Female
Change 2 3 1
2011 84 93 75
2001 82 90 74

Workers profile

Kaikhali has 38% (215) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 68% male and 4% female population are working population. 67% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kaikhali

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 37 0 62
Male 68 67 1 32
Female 4 4 0 96