Uttar Garankati Village, with population of 160 is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 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 Uttar Garankati village is 1 km2 and it is the 10th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 154 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Uttar Garankati village to Jaynagar is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Uttar Garankati village is 743338.

Demographics

The village is home to 160 people, among them 78 (49%) are male and 82 (51%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste, 50% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uttar Garankati village is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 27 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uttar Garankati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 160 80 80 0 29
Male 78 37 41 0 15
Female 82 43 39 0 14

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 45.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 110. Female population growth rate of the village is 36.7% which is -19.3% lower than male population growth rate of 56%. General caste population has increased by 73.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25% and child population has increased by 20.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Garankati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 46 74 25 0 21
Male 56 95 32 0 67
Female 37 59 18 0 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1051 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1162, in schedule caste is 951. There are 933 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 149 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 734 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Garankati

Total General SC ST Child
Change -149 -259 -114 0 -734
2011 1,051 1,162 951 0 933
2001 1,200 1,421 1,065 0 1,667

Literacy

Total 99 people in the village are literate, among them 55 are male and 44 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uttar Garankati is 76%. 87% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Garankati

Total Male Female
Change 19 -1 36
2011 76 87 65
2001 57 88 29

Workers profile

Uttar Garankati has 30% (48) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 15% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uttar Garankati

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 22 8 70
Male 46 42 4 54
Female 15 2 12 85