Tilpi Village, with population of about 13 thousand is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 2nd 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 Tilpi village is 8 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1681 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Joyanagar Majil and distance from Tilpi village to Joyanagar Majil is 32 km. Pin code of Tilpi village is 743396.

Demographics

The village is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 6843 (51%) are male and 6507 (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tilpi village is 20%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2607 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tilpi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,350 11,158 2,191 1 2,635
Male 6,843 5,682 1,160 1 1,348
Female 6,507 5,476 1,031 0 1,287

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 38.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9659. Female population growth rate of the village is 40% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 36.6%. General caste population has increased by 45.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.9% and child population has increased by 36.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tilpi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 38 46 10 0 36
Male 37 44 10 0 33
Female 40 48 10 0 40

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 964, in schedule caste is 889. There are 955 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tilpi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 27 -5 0 45
2011 951 964 889 0 955
2001 928 937 894 0 910

Literacy

Total 7011 people in the village are literate, among them 3947 are male and 3064 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tilpi is 65%. 72% of male and 59% 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 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tilpi

Total Male Female
Change 12 7 17
2011 65 72 59
2001 54 65 42

Workers profile

Tilpi has 30% (3965) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 12% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tilpi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30 18 12 70
Male 47 30 17 53
Female 12 5 7 88