Serhangampur Village, with population of 2281 is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 18th least populous village, located in Jaynagar - II sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Serhangampur village is 1 km2 and it is the 8th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2401 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Serhangampur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Serhangampur village to Jaynagar is 5 km. Pin code of Serhangampur village is 743338.

Demographics

The village is home to 2281 people, among them 1157 (51%) are male and 1124 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Serhangampur village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 454 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Serhangampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,281 2,046 235 0 331
Male 1,157 1,042 115 0 183
Female 1,124 1,004 120 0 148

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1864. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.6% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of 18.5%. General caste population has increased by 23.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.9% and child population has decreased by -2.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Serhangampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 24 12 0 -3
Male 19 20 8 0 -6
Female 27 28 17 0 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 964, in schedule caste is 1043. There are 809 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 61 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 51 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Serhangampur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 61 61 80 0 51
2011 971 964 1,043 0 809
2001 910 903 963 0 758

Literacy

Total 1262 people in the village are literate, among them 684 are male and 578 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Serhangampur is 65%. 70% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Serhangampur

Total Male Female
Change 9 4 14
2011 65 70 59
2001 56 66 45

Workers profile

Serhangampur has 30% (685) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 9% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Serhangampur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 24 7 70
Male 50 41 10 50
Female 9 6 3 91