Bamunia Village, with population of 832 is Manteswar sub district's the 46th least populous village, located in Manteswar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bamunia village is 1 km2 and it is the 65th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 574 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bardhaman and distance from Bamunia village to Bardhaman is 42 km. Pin code of Bamunia village is 713422.

Demographics

The village is home to 832 people, among them 423 (51%) are male and 409 (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bamunia village is 9%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 194 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bamunia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 832 699 60 73 78
Male 423 363 27 33 34
Female 409 336 33 40 44

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 719. Female population growth rate of the village is 21% which is 10% higher than male population growth rate of 11%. General caste population has increased by 11.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 93.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.7% and child population has decreased by -21.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bamunia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16 11 94 24 -21
Male 11 8 35 32 -40
Female 21 15 200 18 5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 967 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, in schedule caste is 1222 and in schedule tribe is 1212. There are 1294 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 80 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 557 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bamunia

Total General SC ST Child
Change 80 54 672 -148 557
2011 967 926 1,222 1,212 1,294
2001 887 872 550 1,360 737

Literacy

Total 617 people in the village are literate, among them 338 are male and 279 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bamunia is 82%. 87% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bamunia

Total Male Female
Change 1 2 0
2011 82 87 76
2001 81 85 76

Workers profile

Bamunia has 38% (314) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 12% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bamunia

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 37 1 62
Male 63 61 2 37
Female 12 12 0 88