Chauberia Village, with population of 8039 is Bongaon sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Chauberia village is 6 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1305 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Chauberia village to Bongaon is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chauberia village is 743290.

Demographics

The village is home to 8039 people, among them 4128 (51%) are male and 3911 (49%) are female. 30% of the whole population are from general caste, 65% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chauberia village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1941 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chauberia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,039 2,432 5,253 354 766
Male 4,128 1,264 2,691 173 417
Female 3,911 1,168 2,562 181 349

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7179. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.8% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of 12.1%. General caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 91.4% and child population has decreased by -14.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chauberia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12% 7.2% 11.2% 91.4% -14.5%
Male 12.1% 8.6% 10.6% 101.2% -5.9%
Female 11.8% 5.8% 11.7% 82.8% -23%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 952 and in schedule tribe is 1046. There are 837 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 186 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chauberia

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -24 9 -105 -186
2011 947 924 952 1046 837
2001 950 948 943 1151 1023

Literacy

Total 5830 people in the village are literate, among them 3139 are male and 2691 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chauberia is 80%. 85% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chauberia

Total Male Female
Change 9.9% 7.1% 12.8%
2011 80.2% 84.6% 75.5%
2001 70.3% 77.5% 62.7%

Workers profile

Chauberia has 35% (2788) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 8% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chauberia

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.7% 33.4% 1.3% 65.3%
Male 60.1% 58.5% 1.7% 39.9%
Female 7.8% 6.9% 0.9% 92.2%