Chandaneshwar Village, with population of 3377 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 20th 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 Chandaneshwar village is 1 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2659 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Joyanagar Majil and distance from Chandaneshwar village to Joyanagar Majil is 29 km. Pin code of Chandaneshwar village is 743396.

Demographics

The village is home to 3377 people, among them 1747 (52%) are male and 1630 (48%) are female. 10% of the whole population are from general caste, 90% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandaneshwar village is 13%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 734 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chandaneshwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,377 338 3,039 0 427
Male 1,747 189 1,558 0 208
Female 1,630 149 1,481 0 219

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -2.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3451. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.4% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of -1.9%. General caste population has increased by 3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -2.7% and child population has decreased by -13.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chandaneshwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2 3 -3 0 -13
Male -2 2 -2 0 -18
Female -2 4 -3 0 -9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 788, in schedule caste is 951. There are 1053 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 104 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chandaneshwar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 15 -6 0 104
2011 933 788 951 0 1,053
2001 938 773 957 0 949

Literacy

Total 2178 people in the village are literate, among them 1328 are male and 850 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandaneshwar is 74%. 86% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chandaneshwar

Total Male Female
Change 10 6 14
2011 74 86 60
2001 64 81 47

Workers profile

Chandaneshwar has 30% (1016) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 7% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chandaneshwar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 23 7 70
Male 52 40 12 49
Female 7 6 2 93