Gobindapur Village, with population of 2582 is Berhampore sub district's the 51st most populous village, located in Berhampore sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Gobindapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 60th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1519 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Berhampore and distance from Gobindapur village to Berhampore is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gobindapur village is 742405.

Demographics

The village is home to 2582 people, among them 1179 (46%) are male and 1403 (54%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gobindapur village is 16%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 642 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,582 2,448 134 0 417
Male 1,179 1,117 62 0 208
Female 1,403 1,331 72 0 209

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2570. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.8% which is 18.5% higher than male population growth rate of -8.7%. General caste population has decreased by -1.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 50.6% and child population has decreased by -19.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0.5% -1.3% 50.6% 0% -19.3%
Male -8.7% -11.1% 77.1% 0% -21.2%
Female 9.8% 8.7% 33.3% 0% -17.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1190 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1192, in schedule caste is 1161. There are 1005 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 201 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 201 218 -382 0 47
2011 1190 1192 1161 0 1005
2001 989 974 1543 0 958

Literacy

Total 1453 people in the village are literate, among them 706 are male and 747 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gobindapur is 67%. 73% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gobindapur

Total Male Female
Change 11.9% 9.9% 15.0%
2011 67.1% 72.7% 62.6%
2001 55.2% 62.8% 47.6%

Workers profile

Gobindapur has 21% (544) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 3% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gobindapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 21.1% 16.9% 4.1% 78.9%
Male 42.2% 35.5% 6.8% 57.8%
Female 3.3% 1.4% 1.9% 96.7%