Kurumba Village, with population of 1330 is Bhatar sub district's the 33rd least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kurumba village is 3 km2 and it is the 46th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 502 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Kurumba village to Burdwan is 15 km. Pin code of Kurumba village is 713143.

Demographics

The village is home to 1330 people, among them 690 (52%) are male and 640 (48%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 44% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurumba village is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 297 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kurumba

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,330 602 146 582 171
Male 690 318 81 291 92
Female 640 284 65 291 79

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1149. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.3% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of 17.1%. General caste population has decreased by -3.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 50.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 36.3% and child population has increased by 4.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kurumba

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16 -4 51 36 5
Male 17 -1 59 35 12
Female 14 -6 41 38 -3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 928 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, in schedule caste is 802 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 859 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 129 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kurumba

Total General SC ST Child
Change -23 -48 -100 23 -129
2011 928 893 802 1,000 859
2001 951 941 902 977 988

Literacy

Total 693 people in the village are literate, among them 398 are male and 295 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurumba is 60%. 67% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kurumba

Total Male Female
Change 3 1 5
2011 60 67 53
2001 57 66 47

Workers profile

Kurumba has 47% (625) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 32% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kurumba

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47 47 0 53
Male 61 61 0 39
Female 32 31 1 68