Yehiapur Census Town, with population of 4919 is Musahri sub district's the least populous census town located in Musahri sub district of Muzaffarpur district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Yehiapur census town is 1 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 9838 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Yehiapur Ward No 01 and the population of Yehiapur Ward No 01 is 4919.

Nearest railway station is Muzaffarpur which is 5 km far from here. Mushahri is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 16 km. District head quarter of the census town is Muzaffarpur which is 5 km away. Patna is the state head quarter of the census town and is 85 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1500 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 4919 people, among them 2654 (54%) are male and 2265 (46%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Yehiapur census town is 11%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 990 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Yehiapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,919 4,442 475 2 563
Male 2,654 2,397 256 1 329
Female 2,265 2,045 219 1 234

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 852.

Religion wise population 2011 - Yehiapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,919 4,894 14 0 1 0 0 0 10
Male 2,654 2,642 5 0 1 0 0 0 6
Female 2,265 2,252 9 0 0 0 0 0 4

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 3.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4757. Female population growth rate of the census town is 5.8% which is 4.4% higher than male population growth rate of 1.4%. General caste population has increased by 3.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.8% and child population has decreased by -15.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Yehiapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.4% 3.6% 0.8% 0% -15.8%
Male 1.4% 1.7% -1.2% 0% -4.1%
Female 5.8% 6.1% 3.3% 0% -28.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 853 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 853, in schedule caste is 855 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 711 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 239 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Yehiapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 35 36 1000 -239
2011 853 853 855 1000 711
2001 818 818 819 0 950

Literacy

Total 3910 people in the census town are literate, among them 2150 are male and 1760 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Yehiapur is 90%. 92% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Yehiapur

Total Male Female
Change 4.4% 2.9% 6.7%
2011 89.8% 92.5% 86.7%
2001 85.4% 89.6% 80%

Workers profile

Yehiapur has 33% (1616) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 18% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Yehiapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.9% 25.2% 7.6% 67.1%
Male 45.7% 36.5% 9.2% 54.3%
Female 17.8% 12% 5.8% 82.2%