Srikrishnanagar Village, with population of 5064 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 10th 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 Srikrishnanagar village is 2 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2281 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Joynagar and distance from Srikrishnanagar village to Joynagar is 19 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Srikrishnanagar village is 743372.

Demographics

The village is home to 5064 people, among them 2611 (52%) are male and 2453 (48%) are female. 25% of the whole population are from general caste, 75% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srikrishnanagar village is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1126 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srikrishnanagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,064 1,248 3,815 1 626
Male 2,611 628 1,982 1 311
Female 2,453 620 1,833 0 315

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4493. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.4% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of 12.1%. General caste population has increased by 45.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5% and child population has increased by 9.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Srikrishnanagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 45 5 0 9
Male 12 47 4 0 15
Female 13 43 6 0 5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 925. There are 1013 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 98 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Srikrishnanagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 -29 15 0 -98
2011 939 987 925 0 1,013
2001 929 1,016 910 0 1,111

Literacy

Total 3313 people in the village are literate, among them 1927 are male and 1386 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Srikrishnanagar is 75%. 84% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Srikrishnanagar

Total Male Female
Change 11 7 16
2011 75 84 65
2001 64 77 49

Workers profile

Srikrishnanagar has 33% (1664) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 10% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srikrishnanagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 25 8 67
Male 54 42 13 46
Female 10 7 3 90