Kheadaha Village, with population of 1930 is Sonarpur sub district's the 27th least populous village, located in Sonarpur sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kheadaha village is 2 km2 and it is the 15th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 785 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sonarpur and distance from Kheadaha village to Sonarpur is 10 km. Pin code of Kheadaha village is 700150.

Demographics

The village is home to 1930 people, among them 985 (51%) are male and 945 (49%) are female. 12% of the whole population are from general caste, 85% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kheadaha village is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 450 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kheadaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,930 227 1,632 71 211
Male 985 121 829 35 114
Female 945 106 803 36 97

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1557. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.5% which is -4.9% lower than male population growth rate of 26.4%. General caste population has increased by 61%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.6% and child population has increased by 11.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kheadaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24 61 20 25 12
Male 26 55 23 25 21
Female 22 68 17 24 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 959 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 969 and in schedule tribe is 1029. There are 851 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 160 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kheadaha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -40 68 -50 -7 -160
2011 959 876 969 1,029 851
2001 999 808 1,019 1,036 1,011

Literacy

Total 1291 people in the village are literate, among them 730 are male and 561 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kheadaha is 75%. 84% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kheadaha

Total Male Female
Change 8 5 11
2011 75 84 66
2001 67 79 56

Workers profile

Kheadaha has 40% (771) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 19% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kheadaha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40 26 14 60
Male 60 46 14 40
Female 19 5 14 81