Bansultan Village, with population of 7184 is Ranbir Singh Pora sub district's the most populous village, located in Ranbir Singh Pora sub district of Jammu district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Bansultan village is 2 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2909 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jhammu and distance from Bansultan village to Jhammu is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bansultan village is 181101. The village comes under Bansultan panchayat. R.s.pura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Jammu which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 7184 people, among them 4342 (60%) are male and 2842 (40%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bansultan village is 10%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1338 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bansultan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,184 5,162 1,741 281 737
Male 4,342 3,193 904 245 405
Female 2,842 1,969 837 36 332

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 82.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3930. Female population growth rate of the village is 67% which is -27.9% lower than male population growth rate of 94.9%. General caste population has increased by 109.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3914.3% and child population has increased by 72.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bansultan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 82.8% 109.9% 18.9% 3914.3% 72.2%
Male 94.9% 117.7% 19.4% 6025% 63.3%
Female 67% 98.5% 18.4% 1100% 84.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 655 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 617, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 147. There are 820 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 109 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 - Bansultan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -109 -59 -8 -603 94
2011 655 617 926 147 820
2001 764 676 934 750 726

Literacy

Total 5790 people in the village are literate, among them 3730 are male and 2060 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bansultan is 90%. 95% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bansultan

Total Male Female
Change 3.8% 2.4% 4.3%
2011 89.8% 94.7% 82.1%
2001 86% 92.3% 77.8%

Workers profile

Bansultan has 47% (3367) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 16% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bansultan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.9% 41.4% 5.5% 53.1%
Male 67.2% 61.9% 5.3% 32.8%
Female 15.8% 10.2% 5.6% 84.2%