Kalinagar Village, with population of 6600 is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 11th most 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 Kalinagar village is 3 km2 and it is the 17th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2578 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Kalinagar village to Jaynagar is 8 km. Pin code of Kalinagar village is 743338.

Demographics

The village is home to 6600 people, among them 3453 (52%) are male and 3147 (48%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalinagar village is 15%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1110 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kalinagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,600 5,150 1,449 1 1,002
Male 3,453 2,679 774 0 495
Female 3,147 2,471 675 1 507

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5709. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.7% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 14.6%. General caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.6% and child population has decreased by -15.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kalinagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16 22 -2 0 -15
Male 15 21 -2 0 -19
Female 17 23 -1 0 -11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 922, in schedule caste is 872. There are 1024 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kalinagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 14 11 0 94
2011 911 922 872 0 1,024
2001 895 908 861 0 930

Literacy

Total 4093 people in the village are literate, among them 2319 are male and 1774 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalinagar is 73%. 78% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kalinagar

Total Male Female
Change 13 7 20
2011 73 78 67
2001 60 71 48

Workers profile

Kalinagar has 37% (2456) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 22% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kalinagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 24 13 63
Male 51 36 15 49
Female 22 11 12 78