Rajpur Korabag Village, with population of 7142 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 5th 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 Rajpur Korabag village is 5 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1543 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Joyanagar Majil and distance from Rajpur Korabag village to Joyanagar Majil is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rajpur Korabag village is 743337.

Demographics

The village is home to 7142 people, among them 3642 (51%) are male and 3500 (49%) are female. 24% of the whole population are from general caste, 76% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajpur Korabag village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1494 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajpur Korabag

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,142 1,682 5,457 3 1,023
Male 3,642 828 2,813 1 534
Female 3,500 854 2,644 2 489

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6868. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.4% which is 2.7% higher than male population growth rate of 2.7%. General caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.1% and child population has decreased by -9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajpur Korabag

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4 20 -0 0 -9
Male 3 16 -1 0 -3
Female 5 23 1 0 -15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 961 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1031, in schedule caste is 940 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 916 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 124 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajpur Korabag

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 63 11 2,000 -124
2011 961 1,031 940 2,000 916
2001 937 968 929 0 1,040

Literacy

Total 3635 people in the village are literate, among them 2245 are male and 1390 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajpur Korabag is 59%. 72% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajpur Korabag

Total Male Female
Change 3 -2 9
2011 59 72 46
2001 56 74 38

Workers profile

Rajpur Korabag has 35% (2494) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 14% female population are working population. 38% 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 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajpur Korabag

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 22 13 65
Male 55 38 17 45
Female 14 6 9 86