Haridasmati Census Town, with population of 6627 is Berhampore sub district's the 3rd least populous census town located in Berhampore sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Haridasmati census town is 2 km2 and it is the 4th smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3126 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Haridasmati Ward No 01 and the population of Haridasmati Ward No 01 is 6627.

Nearest railway station is Berhampore which is 4 km far from here. Berhampore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 4 km. District head quarter of the census town is Berhampore which is 5 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6627 people, among them 3399 (51%) are male and 3228 (49%) are female. 46% of the whole population are from general caste, 54% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Haridasmati census town is 9%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1590 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Haridasmati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,627 3,050 3,559 18 588
Male 3,399 1,563 1,828 8 322
Female 3,228 1,487 1,731 10 266

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 952.

Religion wise population 2011 - Haridasmati

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,627 6,552 63 7 0 0 0 0 5
Male 3,399 3,357 35 5 0 0 0 0 2
Female 3,228 3,195 28 2 0 0 0 0 3

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5671. Female population growth rate of the census town is 15.9% which is -1.8% lower than male population growth rate of 17.7%. General caste population has decreased by -8.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 52.6% and child population has decreased by -21.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Haridasmati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.9% -8.7% 52.6% 0% -21.7%
Male 17.7% -9% 56.4% 0% -13.7%
Female 15.9% -8.3% 48.8% 0% -29.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 950 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 951, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 1250. There are 826 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 decreased by 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 187 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Haridasmati

Total General SC ST Child
Change -14 7 -48 1250 -187
2011 950 951 947 1250 826
2001 964 944 995 0 1013

Literacy

Total 4974 people in the census town are literate, among them 2662 are male and 2312 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Haridasmati is 82%. 87% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Haridasmati

Total Male Female
Change 14.5% 9.6% 19.7%
2011 82.4% 86.5% 78.1%
2001 67.9% 76.9% 58.4%

Workers profile

Haridasmati has 40% (2633) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 20% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Haridasmati

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.7% 32.2% 7.5% 60.3%
Male 58.1% 52.4% 5.7% 41.9%
Female 20.4% 10.9% 9.5% 79.6%