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Panchagarh Sadar General Statistics

Union/Ward, Mauza/Mahallah and Village characteristics: The upazila consists of 1 paurashava, 10 unions, 9 wards, 75 mauzas, 32 mahallahs and 196 villages. The average population of each union/word, mauza/mahallah and village are 12,065, 2,142 and 1,170 respectively.

Items

2001

1991

Growth Rate (%)

Decadal

Annual

Area

In Sq. Km.

347.08

347.08

 

 

In Sq. Mile

134.01

134.01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Household

Thana

47191

37232

26.75

2.40

Rural

39 276

31450

24.88

2.25

Urban

7 915

5782

36.89

3.19

 

 

 

 

 

Household Size (Dwelling)

Thana

4.8

5.2

(-) 7.69

0.80

Rural

4.8

5.2

(-) 7.69

0.80

Urban

4.9

5.3

(-) 7.55

0.78

 

 

 

 

 

Population

 

 

 

 

Both

229 237

193198

18.65

1.72

Male

118 226

99101

19.30

1.78

Female

111 011

94097

17.97

1.67

Rural

 

 

 

 

Both

190308

162305

17.25

1.60

Male

98063

82883

18.31

1.70

Female

92245

79422

16.14

1.51

Urban

 

 

 

 

Both

38929

30893

26.01

2.34

Male

20163

16218

24.32

2.20

Female

18766

14675

27.88

2.49

 

 

 

 

 

DENSITY

 

 

 

 

Per Sq. Km.

660

557

18.49

1.71

Per Sq. Mile

1711

1442

18.65

1.73

 

 

 

 

 

Sex Ratio

Thana

106

105

0.95

0.09

Rural

106

104

1.92

0.19

Urban

107

111

(-) 3.60

0.37

 

 

 

 

 

literacy (7 Years & Over)

Both

45.7

34.7

31.70

2.79

Male

51.0

43.8

16.44

1.53

Female

40.0

25.0

60.00

4.81

 

 

 

 

 

School Attendance (5 to 24 years)

Both

49931

30852

61.84

4.93

Male

26194

17622

48.64

4.04

Female

23737

13230

79.41

6.02

 

 

 

 

 

Urban Population (%)

16.98

15.99

6.19

0.60

 

 

 

 

 

Geographic unit*

Union

10

10

 

 

Mauza

83

83

 

 

Paurashava

1

1

 

 

Ward

9

3

 

 

Mahallah

32

27

 

 

* Variation in respect of village, ward & Mahallah is due to new addition.

 

Union/Ward, Mauza/Mahallah & Village Characteristics: Panchagarh Sadar consists of 1 paurashava, 10 unions, 9 wards, 75 mauzas, 32 mahallahs & 196 villages. The average population of each union/word, mauza/ mahallah & village are 12,065, 2,142 and 1,170 respectively.

Mauza/Mahallah distribution: The distribution of mauzas & mahallahs by size class of households:

Size Class

Household

No. of Mauza/Mahallah

Difference

2001

1991

RV 1

1 50

7

7

0

RV 2

51 200

29

32

(-) 3

RV 3

201 400

23

20

(+) 3

RV 4

401 600

16

15

(+) 1

RV 5

601 & above

32

28

(+) 5

The modal size class is 601 & above households

Village distribution: The distribution of villages by size class of population is shown below:

Size Class

Population

No. of Villages

Difference

2001

1991

V 1

Up to 250

9

6

(+) 3

V 2

251 750

79

81

(-) 2

V 3

751 1500

73

74

(-) 1

V 4

1501 2500

28

20

(+) 8

V 5

2501 & above

7

2

(+) 5

The modal size class is 251 750 persons.

Housing and Household Characteristics: In the Panchagarh Sadar, there are 47,191 households. Distribution of households by type shows that there are 99.51% dwelling units, 0.22% institutional and 0.27% other units.

Household Size: The average household size (dwelling) for the upazila is 4.8 persons. For rural area the size is same i.e. 4.8 and for urban area the size is slightly larger i.e. 4.9.

Housing: Percentage distribution of main house of the households by type of structure is presented below:

Locality

Total

Main House of the Households by Type of structure

Jhupri

Kacha

Semi- Paka

Paka

Thana

100.00

19.63

72.24

6.57

1.56

Rural

100.00

23.41

73.40

2.68

0.51

Urban

100.00

0.86

66.50

25.87

6.77

Housing condition of Panchagarh Sadar is predominantly kacha. It is found in the table that 19.63% households live in jhupri, 72.24% households live in kacha houses, 6.57% households live in semi-paka houses and the remaining 1.56% households live in paka houses in Panchagarh Sadar. Housing condition of urban area is better. In urban area 6.77% households live in paka houses, 25.87% households live in semi-paka houses, 66.50% households live in kacha houses and 0.86% live in jhupri as against 0.51% in paka, 2.68% in semi-paka, 73.40% in kacha and the remaining 23.41% live in jhupri respectively in rural area.

Source of Drinking Water: In Panchagarh Sadar 72.76% dwelling households drink tube-well water, 0.96% drink tap water, 1.67% drink deep tube-well water, 1.09% drink pond water and the remaining 23.52% dwelling households drink water from other sources.

Sanitation: In the upazila, 29.00% of dwelling households have sanitary latrines with 19.69% in rural area and 75.97% in urban area. A total of 27.07% of the households have non-sanitary latrines with 29.97% in rural area and 12.43% in urban area. In this upazila, 43.93% of the households have no toilet facility.

Access to Electricity: All the ten unions of the upazila have been brought under Rural Electrification Program. However, a total of 11.92% of the dwelling households reported to have electricity connection in the entire upazila.

Ownership of Agricultural Land: In Panchagarh Sadar, 53.43% of the dwelling households own and 46.57% do not own agricultural land. Percentage of ownership of agricultural land is 39.47% in urban area as against 56.20% in rural area.

Urbanization: Panchagarh paurashava is the only urban area of the Panchagarh Sadar. It consists of 9 wards, 32 mahallahs and only one adjoining mauza as other urban area which altogether occupies an area of 20.72 sq. km. The main features are shown below:

Mahallah Name (with Geo-code)

Area

(Sq.

km.)

House

Holds

 

Population

Sex

Ratio

 

Density

Literacy

(7+yrs)

Both

Male

Female

Panchagarh Paurashava

20.72

7831

38542

19989

18553

108

1860

61.5

Ward no.1

3.24

1232

5950

3102

2848

109

1836

70.3

200-Dokor Para (College Para)

465

2202

1142

1060

109

1836

70.3

440-Kayat Para

476

2323

1180

1143

103

69.3

460-Molini Bodapara

71

397

248

149

60

71.5

520- Mitha Pukur

220

1028

532

496

107

72.4

Ward no.2

0.51

968

4591

2344

2247

104

9002

51.0

480-Masjid Para

258

1293

669

624

107

64.1

680-Puraton camp

232

1194

610

584

96

56.7

720-Ramer Danga

478

2104

1065

1 039

103

38.9

Ward no.3

0.55

833

4576

2435

2141

114

8320

71.4

080-Bania Para (Uttar)

74

376

198

178

111

79.8

280-Islam Bagh

392

2112

1081

1031

105

67.2

550-Panchagarh Bazaar (New)

158

854

450

404

111

81.1

660-Raushna Bagh (Paschim)

209

1234

706

528

134

69.3

Ward no. 4

2.90

913

4378

2258

2120

106

1510

51.0

180-Chand Para (p)

147

713

375

338

111

46.2

620-Jalashi Para

361

1614

849

765

111

50.7

660-Jalashi Colony

405

2051

1034

1017

103

52.9

Ward no. 5

1.44

969

4770

2463

2 307

107

3312

52.2

400-Kamat Para

498

2551

1357

1194

114

63.2

780-Purba Raushna Bagh

97

475

227

248

92

72.8

880-Tulardanga

374

1744

879

865

102

29.0

Ward no. 6

1.07

721

3663

1912

1751

109

3423

66.2

510-Natun Basti

333

1786

950

836

114

78.3

560-Natun Basti (Khalpara)

288

1416

707

709

100

46.5

600-Dakshin Baniapara

100

461

255

206

124

75.6

Ward no. 7

4.81

613

3169

1609

1560

103

659

64.6

040-Ahmed Nagar

58

285

133

152

88

76.3

400-Kagjia Para

149

797

401

396

101

53.5

500-Purba Mill Colony (part)

147

748

385

363

106

76.8

840-Tali Para

259

1339

690

649

106

61.1

Ward no. 8

1.46

585

2803

1475

1328

111

1920

71.4

300-Islampur

165

837

419

418

100

74.7

500-Paschim Mill Colony

125

528

325

203

160

78.9

700-Puratan Panchagarh

295

1438

731

707

103

66.5

Ward no. 9

4.74

997

4642

2391

2251

106

979

57.0

270-Distilary Khal Para

227

1042

536

506

106

65.6

540-Ghatail Para(DemshiPara)

79

340

184

156

118

44.6

640-Patwari Para

309

1500

765

735

104

56.4

670-Puraton Panchagarh(Nimnagar)

231

1036

539

497

108

55.2

840-Uttar Darjipara

151

724

367

357

103

53.6

Adjoining urban area

84

387

174

213

82

55.3

841-Puratan P. Gram (Ainagar)

84

387

174

213

82

55.3

Total

20.72

7915

38929

20163

18766

107

1879

61.4

[Source: Bangladesh.gov.bd]