Faridpur Village, with population of 2079 is Suti - II sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Suti - II sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Faridpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 5th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5775 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Aurangabad and distance from Faridpur village to Aurangabad is 10 km. Pin code of Faridpur village is 742224.

Demographics

The village is home to 2079 people, among them 955 (46%) are male and 1124 (54%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Faridpur village is 19%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 410 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Faridpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,079 1,591 481 7 389
Male 955 695 256 4 171
Female 1,124 896 225 3 218

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1710. Female population growth rate of the village is 36.2% which is 28.3% higher than male population growth rate of 7.9%. General caste population has increased by 21.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.9% and child population has increased by 8.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.6% 21.3% 20.9% 0% 8.1%
Male 7.9% 4.5% 16.4% 0% -3.9%
Female 36.2% 38.5% 26.4% 0% 19.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1177 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1289, in schedule caste is 879 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 1275 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 245 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 253 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 245 316 70 750 253
2011 1177 1289 879 750 1275
2001 932 973 809 0 1022

Literacy

Total 884 people in the village are literate, among them 447 are male and 437 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Faridpur is 52%. 57% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% 0.6% 7.8%
2011 52.3% 57% 48.2%
2001 48.8% 56.4% 40.4%

Workers profile

Faridpur has 58% (1208) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 55% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 33% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Faridpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58.1% 29.6% 28.5% 41.9%
Male 61.5% 38.5% 22.9% 38.5%
Female 55.2% 22% 33.3% 44.8%