Nurpur Village, with population of 3949 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 20th most populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Nurpur village is 7 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 567 persons per km2.

Pin code of Nurpur village is 201206. The village comes under Nurpur panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 21 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3949 people, among them 2118 (54%) are male and 1831 (46%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nurpur village is 12%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 721 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nurpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,949 3,073 876 0 463
Male 2,118 1,666 452 0 263
Female 1,831 1,407 424 0 200

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4200. Female population growth rate of the village is -6.2% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of -5.7%. General caste population has decreased by -2.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -17.4% and child population has decreased by -25.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nurpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6% -2.1% -17.4% 0% -25.6%
Male -5.7% -0.9% -20.1% 0% -23.1%
Female -6.2% -3.5% -14.3% 0% -28.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 845, in schedule caste is 938. There are 760 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 59 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nurpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 -22 63 0 -59
2011 864 845 938 0 760
2001 869 867 875 0 819

Literacy

Total 2793 people in the village are literate, among them 1659 are male and 1134 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nurpur is 80%. 89% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nurpur

Total Male Female
Change 11.3% 8.2% 14.8%
2011 80.1% 89.4% 69.5%
2001 68.8% 81.2% 54.7%

Workers profile

Nurpur has 31% (1213) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 11% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nurpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.7% 25.9% 4.8% 69.3%
Male 47.7% 40.8% 6.9% 52.3%
Female 11% 8.6% 2.5% 89%