Gangasagar Population, Caste, Working Data South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal - Census 2011

Gangasagar is a village situated in Sagar block of South Twenty Four Parganas district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 2,030 families residing in the village Gangasagar. The total population of Gangasagar is 10,340 out of which 5,228 are males and 5,112 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gangasagar is 978.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Gangasagar village is 1440 which is 14% of the total population. There are 743 male children and 697 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gangasagar is 938 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Gangasagar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gangasagar is 83.6%. Thus Gangasagar village has a higher literacy rate compared to 67.8% of South Twenty Four Parganas district. The male literacy rate is 90.43% and the female literacy rate is 76.58% in Gangasagar village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gangasagar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Gangasagar Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gangasagar village.

Total Male Female
Children 1,440 743 697
Literacy 83.56% 90.43% 76.58%
Scheduled Caste 3,102 1,591 1,511
Scheduled Tribe 219 118 101
Illiterate 2,903 1,172 1,731

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.1% of total population in Gangasagar village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gangasagar village out of total population, 3,755 were engaged in work activities. 60.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,755 workers engaged in Main Work, 283 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 379 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 2,257 1,984 273
Cultivators 283 253 30
Agriculture Labourer 379 351 28
Household Industries 48 40 8
Other Workers 1,547 1,340 207
Marginal Workers 1,498 977 521
Non Working 6,585 2,267 4,318

Map of Gangasagar, South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Gangasagar, Sagar

Below are the list of villages near Gangasagar village in Sagar.

Village Population
Natendrapur 1,179
Beguakhali 5,683
Narayani Abad 3,311
Mahishamari 2,890
Purrusottampur 6,753
Bishnupur 6,349
Chemagari 6,564
Chandipur 2,718
Sibpur 9,344
Radha Krishnapur 5,082