Srirampur Census Town, with population of about 20 thousand is Purbasthali - I sub district's the most populous census town located in Purbasthali - I sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Srirampur census town is 4 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 4476 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Srirampur Ward No 01 and the population of Srirampur Ward No 01 is about 20 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Nabadwip Dham which is within the census town. Purbasthali is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Barddhaman which is 72 km away. Kolkata is the state head quarter of the census town and is 110 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 110 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38°C and minimum temperature goes down to 10°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 20 thousand people, among them about 10 thousand (51%) are male and 9649 (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srirampur census town is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 5112 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srirampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,830 17,236 2,502 92 1,728
Male 10,181 8,845 1,291 45 877
Female 9,649 8,391 1,211 47 851

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 952 in Muslims are 886.

Religion wise population 2011 - Srirampur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 19,830 18,429 1,392 1 0 1 0 0 7
Male 10,181 9,439 738 0 0 0 0 0 4
Female 9,649 8,990 654 1 0 1 0 0 3

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 11.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 18 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 10.4% which is -3% lower than male population growth rate of 13.4%. General caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 26.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1214.3% and child population has decreased by -9.3% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Srirampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.9% 9.5% 26.9% 1214.3% -9.3%
Male 13.4% 10.8% 30.3% 800% -8.6%
Female 10.4% 8.2% 23.4% 2250% -10.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 948 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 938 and in schedule tribe is 1044. There are 970 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Srirampur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -25 -23 -52 644 -17
2011 948 949 938 1044 970
2001 973 972 990 400 987

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 8275 are male and 6943 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Srirampur is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Srirampur

Total Male Female
Change 6.3% 3.7% 8.7%
2011 84.1% 88.9% 78.9%
2001 77.8% 85.2% 70.2%

Workers profile

Srirampur has 43% (8541) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 21% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srirampur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.1% 39.1% 4% 56.9%
Male 63.8% 60.4% 3.4% 36.2%
Female 21.2% 16.6% 4.6% 78.8%