Kurumgram Village, with population of 3728 is Nalhati - I sub district's the 17th most populous village, located in Nalhati - I sub district of Birbhum district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kurumgram village is 4 km2 and it is the 15th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 923 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nalhati and distance from Kurumgram village to Nalhati is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kurumgram village is 731242.

Demographics

The village is home to 3728 people, among them 1903 (51%) are male and 1825 (49%) are female. 24% of the whole population are from general caste, 76% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurumgram village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 932 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kurumgram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,728 884 2,844 0 410
Male 1,903 448 1,455 0 212
Female 1,825 436 1,389 0 198

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3381. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.9% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of 9.6%. General caste population has increased by 3.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.7% and child population has decreased by -15.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kurumgram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 3 13 0 -15
Male 10 6 11 0 -19
Female 11 0 15 0 -12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 959 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 955. There are 934 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kurumgram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 -58 34 0 72
2011 959 973 955 0 934
2001 948 1,031 921 0 862

Literacy

Total 2579 people in the village are literate, among them 1411 are male and 1168 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurumgram is 78%. 83% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kurumgram

Total Male Female
Change 14 10 19
2011 78 83 72
2001 63 74 53

Workers profile

Kurumgram has 34% (1249) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 13% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kurumgram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 26 7 67
Male 54 43 11 46
Female 13 9 4 88