Beri (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of about 16 thousand is Beri sub district's only municipal committee located in Beri sub district of Jhajjar district in the state Haryana in India. Total geographical area of Beri (MC) municipal committee is 3 km2. Population density of the city is 6152 persons per km2. There are 13 wards in the city, among them Beri Ward No 07 is the most populous ward with population of 1619 and Beri Ward No 02 is the least populous ward with population of 557.

Nearest railway station is Sampla which is 20 km far from here. Beri is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Jhajjar which is 9 km away. Chandigarh is the state head quarter of the city and is 261 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 409.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44.8°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.8°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 8562 (54%) are male and 7372 (46%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Beri (MC) municipal committee is 11%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 3082 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Beri (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,934 14,004 1,930 0 1,775
Male 8,562 7,523 1,039 0 993
Female 7,372 6,481 891 0 782

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 861.

Religion wise population 2011 - Beri (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 15,934 15,884 15 20 2 0 1 0 12
Male 8,562 8,533 9 11 2 0 1 0 6
Female 7,372 7,351 6 9 0 0 0 0 6

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -1.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is -0.9% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of -1.8%. General caste population has decreased by -1.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.9% and child population has decreased by -18.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Beri (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.4% -1.1% -3.9% 0% -18.2%
Male -1.8% -1.2% -6.1% 0% -17%
Female -0.9% -0.8% -1.3% 0% -19.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 861 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, in schedule caste is 858. There are 788 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Beri (MC)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 8 3 42 0 -26
2011 861 861 858 0 788
2001 853 858 816 0 814

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 6786 are male and 4664 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Beri (MC) is 81%. 90% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Beri (MC)

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 2.9% 7.5%
2011 80.9% 89.7% 70.8%
2001 76% 86.8% 63.3%

Workers profile

Beri (MC) has 29% (4587) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 10% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Beri (MC)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.8% 22.9% 5.9% 71.2%
Male 44.8% 36.1% 8.6% 55.2%
Female 10.2% 7.5% 2.7% 89.8%