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

Gopalkata is a village situated in Gosaba block of South Twenty Four Parganas district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 449 families residing in the village Gopalkata. The total population of Gopalkata is 2,301 out of which 1,170 are males and 1,131 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gopalkata is 967.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Gopalkata village is 437 which is 19% of the total population. There are 236 male children and 201 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gopalkata is 852 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (967) of Gopalkata village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gopalkata is 71.7%. Thus Gopalkata village has a higher literacy rate compared to 67.8% of South Twenty Four Parganas district. The male literacy rate is 78.05% and the female literacy rate is 65.38% in Gopalkata village.

Sex Ratio

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

Gopalkata Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 437 236 201
Literacy 71.73% 78.05% 65.38%
Scheduled Caste 455 240 215
Scheduled Tribe 231 117 114
Illiterate 964 441 523

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10% of total population in Gopalkata village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gopalkata village out of total population, 681 were engaged in work activities. 29.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 681 workers engaged in Main Work, 46 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 57 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 202 181 21
Cultivators 46 39 7
Agriculture Labourer 57 56 1
Household Industries 26 20 6
Other Workers 73 66 7
Marginal Workers 479 390 89
Non Working 1,620 599 1,021

Map of Gopalkata, South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Gopalkata, Gosaba

Below are the list of villages near Gopalkata village in Gosaba.

Village Population
Jelepara 1,950
Kamarpara 4,091
Palpur 3,507
Pathankhali 1,414
Jhaukhali 1,502
Tentultala 3,280
Mitrapur 1,194
Battali 3,369
Sambhunagar 2,886
Biprodaspur 3,799