Shahpur Nij Morta Village, with population of 3152 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 25th most populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Shahpur Nij Morta village is 3 km2 and it is the 25th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 927 persons per km2.

The village comes under Shahpur Nij Morta panchayat. Rjapur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 7 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3152 people, among them 1654 (52%) are male and 1498 (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shahpur Nij Morta village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 513 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shahpur Nij Morta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,152 2,604 548 0 417
Male 1,654 1,359 295 0 229
Female 1,498 1,245 253 0 188

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3105. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.4% which is 3.5% higher than male population growth rate of -0.1%. General caste population has increased by 3.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -6.3% and child population has decreased by -21% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shahpur Nij Morta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.5% 3.3% -6.3% 0% -21%
Male -0.1% -0.1% -0.3% 0% -16.1%
Female 3.4% 7.3% -12.5% 0% -26.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 916, in schedule caste is 858. There are 821 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 113 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shahpur Nij Morta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 63 -118 0 -113
2011 906 916 858 0 821
2001 875 853 976 0 934

Literacy

Total 2252 people in the village are literate, among them 1321 are male and 931 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shahpur Nij Morta is 82%. 93% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shahpur Nij Morta

Total Male Female
Change 6.5% 4.1% 10.2%
2011 82.3% 92.7% 71.1%
2001 75.8% 88.6% 60.9%

Workers profile

Shahpur Nij Morta has 36% (1120) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 17% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shahpur Nij Morta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.5% 30.2% 5.4% 64.5%
Male 52.7% 50.4% 2.3% 47.3%
Female 16.6% 7.8% 8.7% 83.4%