Beladanga Village, with population of 4754 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 12th 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 Beladanga village is 1 km2 and it is the 17th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 7668 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Beladanga which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Jayanagar Majil and distance from Beladanga village to Jayanagar Majil is 9 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Beladanga village is 743372.

Demographics

The village is home to 4754 people, among them 2410 (51%) are male and 2344 (49%) are female. 48% of the whole population are from general caste, 52% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Beladanga village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1136 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Beladanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,754 2,276 2,478 0 414
Male 2,410 1,129 1,281 0 207
Female 2,344 1,147 1,197 0 207

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3758. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.2% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 24.9%. General caste population has increased by 29.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.7% and child population has increased by 5.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Beladanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27 30 24 0 5
Male 25 29 22 0 1
Female 28 31 26 0 10

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1016, in schedule caste is 934. There are 1000 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 87 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Beladanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 17 30 0 87
2011 973 1,016 934 0 1,000
2001 947 999 904 0 913

Literacy

Total 3892 people in the village are literate, among them 2080 are male and 1812 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Beladanga is 90%. 94% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Beladanga

Total Male Female
Change 5 3 7
2011 90 94 85
2001 85 92 78

Workers profile

Beladanga has 35% (1684) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 14% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Beladanga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 32 3 65
Male 56 51 5 44
Female 15 13 2 86