Mirzapur Village, with population of about 27 thousand is Beldanga - I sub district's the most populous village, located in Beldanga - I sub district of Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Mirzapur village is 8 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3624 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Beldanga and distance from Mirzapur village to Beldanga is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Mirzapur village is 742190.

Demographics

The village is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (52%) are male and about 13 thousand (48%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mirzapur village is 19%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 5380 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mirzapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,364 27,105 254 5 5,260
Male 14,151 14,015 133 3 2,676
Female 13,213 13,090 121 2 2,584

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 36.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 37.6% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 35.3%. General caste population has increased by 40.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -65% and child population has increased by 20.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mirzapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36.4% 40.2% -65% 0% 20.6%
Male 35.3% 39.2% -66.2% 0% 20.3%
Female 37.6% 41.2% -63.6% 0% 20.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 910 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 966 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mirzapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 13 65 667 6
2011 934 934 910 667 966
2001 918 921 845 0 960

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 7200 are male and 6453 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mirzapur is 62%. 63% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mirzapur

Total Male Female
Change 20.1% 15.6% 24.9%
2011 61.8% 62.7% 60.7%
2001 41.7% 47.1% 35.8%

Workers profile

Mirzapur has 31% (8420) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 11% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mirzapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.8% 25.6% 5.2% 69.2%
Male 49.4% 43% 6.3% 50.6%
Female 10.8% 6.8% 4% 89.2%