Chuprijhara Village, with population of about 12 thousand is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Jaynagar - II sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India.

Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Chuprijhara village to Jaynagar is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chuprijhara village is 743349.

Demographics

The village is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 5966 (51%) are male and 5772 (49%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 35% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chuprijhara village is 16%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2319 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chuprijhara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,738 7,449 4,131 158 1,848
Male 5,966 3,770 2,123 73 930
Female 5,772 3,679 2,008 85 918

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9235. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.7% which is 6.9% higher than male population growth rate of 23.8%. General caste population has increased by 43%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 5.3% and child population has increased by 12.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chuprijhara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27 43 7 5 12
Male 24 36 8 0 11
Female 31 51 6 10 14

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 967 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 946 and in schedule tribe is 1164. There are 987 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 29 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chuprijhara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 51 96 -17 109 29
2011 967 976 946 1,164 987
2001 916 880 963 1,055 958

Literacy

Total 6658 people in the village are literate, among them 3838 are male and 2820 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chuprijhara is 67%. 76% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chuprijhara

Total Male Female
Change 8 2 16
2011 67 76 58
2001 59 74 42

Workers profile

Chuprijhara has 44% (5194) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 30% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chuprijhara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44 20 24 56
Male 58 35 23 42
Female 30 6 25 70