Jangalia Village, with population of 6366 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 6th 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 Jangalia village is 1 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5584 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Joynagar and distance from Jangalia village to Joynagar is 20 km. Pin code of Jangalia village is 743372.

Demographics

The village is home to 6366 people, among them 3306 (52%) are male and 3060 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jangalia village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1352 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jangalia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,366 5,599 767 0 940
Male 3,306 2,903 403 0 498
Female 3,060 2,696 364 0 442

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 36.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4679. Female population growth rate of the village is 39.7% which is 6.8% higher than male population growth rate of 32.9%. General caste population has increased by 42.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.8% and child population has increased by 32.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jangalia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36 42 3 0 32
Male 33 39 2 0 31
Female 40 47 3 0 34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 926 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 903. There are 888 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jangalia

Total General SC ST Child
Change 45 51 10 0 20
2011 926 929 903 0 888
2001 881 878 893 0 868

Literacy

Total 3759 people in the village are literate, among them 2037 are male and 1722 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jangalia is 69%. 73% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jangalia

Total Male Female
Change 8 3 13
2011 69 73 66
2001 62 70 53

Workers profile

Jangalia has 31% (1961) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 7% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jangalia

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 26 5 69
Male 53 46 7 47
Female 7 4 3 93