The village is home to 2071 people, among them 1142 (55%) are male and 929 (45%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Salempur Parhina village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 286 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 24.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1661. Female population growth rate of the village is 29% which is 7.6% higher than male population growth rate of 21.4%. General caste population has increased by 22.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.9% and child population has increased by 6.1% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 813 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 817, in schedule caste is 797. There are 1014 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 129 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1367 people in the village are literate, among them 867 are male and 500 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Salempur Parhina is 77%. 87% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.
Salempur Parhina has 51% (1047) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 42% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 38% are marginal workers.