Chandipur Village, with population of 955 is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 6th 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 Chandipur village is 0 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2809 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Chandipur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Chandipur village to Jaynagar is 6 km. Pin code of Chandipur village is 743338.

Demographics

The village is home to 955 people, among them 518 (54%) are male and 437 (46%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandipur village is 15%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 213 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chandipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 955 682 272 1 142
Male 518 377 140 1 83
Female 437 305 132 0 59

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 872. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.8% which is -11.1% lower than male population growth rate of 14.9%. General caste population has increased by 6.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.7% and child population has decreased by -14.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chandipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 7 17 0 -15
Male 15 13 21 0 3
Female 4 0 13 0 -31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 844 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 809, in schedule caste is 943. There are 711 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 89 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 338 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chandipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -89 -98 -66 0 -338
2011 844 809 943 0 711
2001 933 907 1,009 0 1,049

Literacy

Total 586 people in the village are literate, among them 351 are male and 235 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandipur is 72%. 81% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chandipur

Total Male Female
Change 12 10 13
2011 72 81 62
2001 60 70 49

Workers profile

Chandipur has 36% (348) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 15% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 22% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chandipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 20 17 64
Male 55 33 22 45
Female 15 4 11 85