Mirgahar Village, with population of 2058 is Manteswar sub district's the 37th most populous village, located in Manteswar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Mirgahar village is 2 km2 and it is the 43rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 903 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nabadwip and distance from Mirgahar village to Nabadwip is 17 km. Pin code of Mirgahar village is 713422.

Demographics

The village is home to 2058 people, among them 989 (48%) are male and 1069 (52%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mirgahar village is 11%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 421 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mirgahar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,058 1,965 0 93 222
Male 989 956 0 33 105
Female 1,069 1,009 0 60 117

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1864. Female population growth rate of the village is 19% which is 16.6% higher than male population growth rate of 2.4%. General caste population has increased by 11.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -3.1% and child population has decreased by -43.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mirgahar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 11 0 -3 -44
Male 2 4 0 -33 -50
Female 19 19 0 28 -37

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1081 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1055, and in schedule tribe is 1818. There are 1114 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 151 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 215 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mirgahar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 151 127 0 859 215
2011 1,081 1,055 0 1,818 1,114
2001 930 928 0 959 899

Literacy

Total 1253 people in the village are literate, among them 643 are male and 610 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mirgahar is 68%. 73% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mirgahar

Total Male Female
Change 7 7 9
2011 68 73 64
2001 61 66 55

Workers profile

Mirgahar has 39% (808) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 20% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 31% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mirgahar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 16 23 61
Male 61 30 31 40
Female 20 3 16 80