Padmerhat Village, with population of 5184 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 9th most populous village, located in Jaynagar - I sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Padmerhat village is 2 km2 and it is the 16th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2997 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Joynagar and distance from Padmerhat village to Joynagar is 8 km. Pin code of Padmerhat village is 743391.

Demographics

The village is home to 5184 people, among them 2675 (52%) are male and 2509 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Padmerhat village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1034 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Padmerhat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,184 5,178 6 0 794
Male 2,675 2,672 3 0 409
Female 2,509 2,506 3 0 385

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4176. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.6% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 22.8%. General caste population has increased by 24% and child population has increased by 5.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Padmerhat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24 24 0 0 5
Male 23 23 0 0 7
Female 26 26 0 0 3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 941 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Padmerhat

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 22 1,000 0 -35
2011 938 938 1,000 0 941
2001 916 916 0 0 976

Literacy

Total 2864 people in the village are literate, among them 1503 are male and 1361 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Padmerhat is 65%. 66% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Padmerhat

Total Male Female
Change 13 8 18
2011 65 66 64
2001 53 59 46

Workers profile

Padmerhat has 33% (1693) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 8% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Padmerhat

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 26 6 67
Male 56 47 9 44
Female 8 4 4 92