Mallar Chak Village, with population of 4928 is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 18th 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 Mallar Chak village is 3 km2 and it is the 17th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1925 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Mallar Chak village to Jaynagar is 13 km. Pin code of Mallar Chak village is 743377.

Demographics

The village is home to 4928 people, among them 2495 (51%) are male and 2433 (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mallar Chak village is 16%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 940 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mallar Chak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,928 3,951 976 1 811
Male 2,495 2,003 492 0 395
Female 2,433 1,948 484 1 416

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4362. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.9% which is 7.5% higher than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has increased by 17.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.4% and child population has decreased by -10.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mallar Chak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 17 -1 0 -11
Male 9 12 -0 0 -17
Female 17 23 -3 0 -4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 975 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 984. There are 1053 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 62 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 143 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mallar Chak

Total General SC ST Child
Change 62 86 -24 0 143
2011 975 973 984 0 1,053
2001 913 887 1,008 0 910

Literacy

Total 3152 people in the village are literate, among them 1783 are male and 1369 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mallar Chak is 77%. 85% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mallar Chak

Total Male Female
Change 18 15 22
2011 77 85 68
2001 59 70 46

Workers profile

Mallar Chak has 32% (1560) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 11% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mallar Chak

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 21 11 68
Male 52 37 15 48
Female 11 4 7 89