Hingli Village, with population of 2534 is Bongaon sub district's the 56th 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 Hingli village is 3 km2 and it is the 28th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 768 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 2534 people, among them 1346 (53%) are male and 1188 (47%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste and 15% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hingli village is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 633 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hingli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,534 1,381 781 372 228
Male 1,346 735 422 189 119
Female 1,188 646 359 183 109

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2409. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.5% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 4.9%. General caste population has increased by 0.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 32.4% and child population has decreased by -21.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hingli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5 1 3 32 -21
Male 5 -0 4 36 -24
Female 6 2 2 29 -19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 883 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 879, in schedule caste is 851 and in schedule tribe is 968. There are 916 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hingli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 21 -14 -54 57
2011 883 879 851 968 916
2001 878 858 865 1,022 859

Literacy

Total 1772 people in the village are literate, among them 1001 are male and 771 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hingli is 77%. 82% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hingli

Total Male Female
Change 8 7 9
2011 77 82 72
2001 69 75 63

Workers profile

Hingli has 42% (1065) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 18% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hingli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42 33 9 58
Male 63 56 7 37
Female 18 8 10 82