Mirzapur Village, with population of 1766 is Goriakothi sub district's the 40th most populous village, located in Goriakothi sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Mirzapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 37th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1749 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Siwan and distance from Mirzapur village to Siwan is 35 km. The village comes under Gorea Kothi panchayat. Goriakothi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 1 km. District head quarter of the village is Siwan which is 35 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1766 people, among them 918 (52%) are male and 848 (48%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mirzapur village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 301 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mirzapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,766 1,721 0 45 249
Male 918 896 0 22 127
Female 848 825 0 23 122

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1479. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.3% which is -23.6% lower than male population growth rate of 31.9%. General caste population has increased by 18.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 55.2% and child population has decreased by -20.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mirzapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 19 0 55 -20
Male 32 31 0 83 -22
Female 8 8 0 35 -19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 924 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, and in schedule tribe is 1045. There are 961 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 201 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 29 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mirzapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -201 -199 0 -372 29
2011 924 921 0 1,045 961
2001 1,125 1,120 0 1,417 932

Literacy

Total 1218 people in the village are literate, among them 691 are male and 527 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mirzapur is 80%. 87% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mirzapur

Total Male Female
Change 20 10 28
2011 80 87 73
2001 60 78 45

Workers profile

Mirzapur has 15% (266) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 28% male and 1% female population are working population. 19% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mirzapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 15 10 5 85
Male 28 19 9 72
Female 1 1 1 99