Gobindapur Village, with population of 4890 is Jaynagar - I sub district's the 11th 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 Gobindapur village is 4 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1127 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Joyanagar Majil and distance from Gobindapur village to Joyanagar Majil is 38 km. Pin code of Gobindapur village is 743337.

Demographics

The village is home to 4890 people, among them 2477 (51%) are male and 2413 (49%) are female. 49% of the whole population are from general caste, 51% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gobindapur village is 18%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 927 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,890 2,394 2,496 0 856
Male 2,477 1,176 1,301 0 435
Female 2,413 1,218 1,195 0 421

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 38.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3542. Female population growth rate of the village is 39.9% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of 36.3%. General caste population has increased by 89.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.7% and child population has increased by 36.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 38 89 10 0 36
Male 36 83 11 0 43
Female 40 95 9 0 30

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 974 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036, in schedule caste is 919. There are 968 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 91 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 64 -18 0 -91
2011 974 1,036 919 0 968
2001 949 972 937 0 1,059

Literacy

Total 2503 people in the village are literate, among them 1465 are male and 1038 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gobindapur is 62%. 72% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total Male Female
Change -3 -9 5
2011 62 72 52
2001 65 81 47

Workers profile

Gobindapur has 37% (1810) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 20% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 28% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gobindapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 17 20 63
Male 54 26 28 46
Female 20 8 12 80