Raghunathpur Village, with population of 963 is Bongaon sub district's the 23rd 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 Raghunathpur village is 2 km2 and it is the 74th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 518 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is B0ongaon and distance from Raghunathpur village to B0ongaon is 21 km. Pin code of Raghunathpur village is 743290.

Demographics

The village is home to 963 people, among them 512 (53%) are male and 451 (47%) are female. 13% of the whole population are from general caste, 87% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raghunathpur village is 9%, among them 43% are boys and 57% are girls. There are 237 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Raghunathpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 963 122 837 4 87
Male 512 69 441 2 37
Female 451 53 396 2 50

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 916. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.8% which is -6.4% lower than male population growth rate of 8.2%. General caste population has decreased by -17%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.8% and child population has decreased by -22.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Raghunathpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5 -17 9 0 -22
Male 8 -16 13 0 -34
Female 2 -19 5 0 -11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 768, in schedule caste is 898 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1351 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 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 351 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Raghunathpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -56 -25 -69 1,000 351
2011 881 768 898 1,000 1,351
2001 937 793 967 0 1,000

Literacy

Total 660 people in the village are literate, among them 383 are male and 277 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raghunathpur is 75%. 81% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Raghunathpur

Total Male Female
Change 11 9 12
2011 75 81 69
2001 65 72 58

Workers profile

Raghunathpur has 34% (329) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 5% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Raghunathpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 32 2 66
Male 60 57 3 40
Female 5 4 2 95