Berugram Village, with population of 6852 is Khandaghosh sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Khandaghosh sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Berugram village is 14 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 485 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Berugram village to Burdwan is 26 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Berugram village is 713142.

Demographics

The village is home to 6852 people, among them 3507 (51%) are male and 3345 (49%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 44% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Berugram village is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1610 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Berugram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,852 3,763 3,034 55 775
Male 3,507 1,946 1,534 27 407
Female 3,345 1,817 1,500 28 368

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6034. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.1% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of 14.9%. General caste population has increased by 8.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.2% and child population has decreased by -13.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Berugram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.6% 8.3% 20.8% 12.2% -13.6%
Male 14.9% 11.5% 19.4% 35% -12.7%
Female 12.1% 5.2% 22.3% -3.4% -14.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 978 and in schedule tribe is 1037. There are 904 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Berugram

Total General SC ST Child
Change -24 -56 24 -413 -21
2011 954 934 978 1037 904
2001 978 990 954 1450 925

Literacy

Total 4632 people in the village are literate, among them 2599 are male and 2033 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Berugram is 76%. 84% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Berugram

Total Male Female
Change 15.4% 13.9% 16.7%
2011 76.2% 83.8% 68.3%
2001 60.8% 69.9% 51.6%

Workers profile

Berugram has 44% (3014) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 22% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Berugram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44% 38.6% 5.4% 56%
Male 64.5% 57.1% 7.4% 35.5%
Female 22.5% 19.2% 3.3% 77.5%