Shripur Village, with population of 3822 is Bhatar sub district's the 18th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Shripur village is 5 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 846 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Shripur village to Guskura is 16 km. Pin code of Shripur village is 713121.

Demographics

The village is home to 3822 people, among them 1977 (52%) are male and 1845 (48%) are female. 24% of the whole population are from general caste, 75% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shripur village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 827 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shripur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,822 909 2,861 52 459
Male 1,977 490 1,464 23 235
Female 1,845 419 1,397 29 224

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3387. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.5% which is -4.6% lower than male population growth rate of 15.1%. General caste population has increased by 16.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 15.6% and child population has increased by 10.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shripur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 17 12 16 10
Male 15 23 13 5 15
Female 11 9 11 26 5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 855, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 1261. There are 953 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 91 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shripur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -38 -110 -18 216 -91
2011 933 855 954 1,261 953
2001 971 965 972 1,045 1,044

Literacy

Total 2551 people in the village are literate, among them 1426 are male and 1125 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shripur is 76%. 82% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shripur

Total Male Female
Change 8 3 12
2011 76 82 69
2001 68 79 58

Workers profile

Shripur has 52% (1996) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 41% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shripur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 39 14 48
Male 63 48 15 37
Female 41 29 12 59