Bhonpur Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Bhonpur is a large village located in Pandua Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 529 families residing. The Bhonpur village has population of 2410 of which 1195 are males while 1215 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bhonpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 235 which makes up 9.75 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bhonpur village is 1017 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Bhonpur as per census is 1217, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Bhonpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Bhonpur village was 67.77 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Bhonpur Male literacy stands at 78.15 % while female literacy rate was 57.37 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Bhonpur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Bhonpur village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Bhonpur village.

Bhonpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 529 - -
Population 2,410 1,195 1,215
Child (0-6) 235 106 129
Schedule Caste 1,229 608 621
Schedule Tribe 509 252 257
Literacy 67.77 % 78.15 % 57.37 %
Total Workers 1,147 752 395
Main Worker 422 72,626 0
Marginal Worker 725 389 336

Caste Factor

In Bhonpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 51.00 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 21.12 % of total population in Bhonpur village.

Work Profile

In Bhonpur village out of total population, 1147 were engaged in work activities. 36.79 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.21 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1147 workers engaged in Main Work, 80 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 199 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149