Bamsor Village, with population of 7997 is Bhatar sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bamsor village is 4 km2 and it is the 32nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2004 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Bamsor village to Burdwan is 23 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bamsor village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 7997 people, among them 4097 (51%) are male and 3900 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bamsor village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1648 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bamsor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,997 7,183 749 65 988
Male 4,097 3,685 382 30 500
Female 3,900 3,498 367 35 488

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6483. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.6% which is -3.5% lower than male population growth rate of 25.1%. General caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 87.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -11% and child population has increased by 7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bamsor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23 20 87 -11 7
Male 25 22 90 -25 4
Female 22 18 84 6 11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 952 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 1167. There are 976 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 65 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bamsor

Total General SC ST Child
Change -28 -32 -29 342 65
2011 952 949 961 1,167 976
2001 980 981 990 825 911

Literacy

Total 5082 people in the village are literate, among them 2719 are male and 2363 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bamsor is 73%. 76% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bamsor

Total Male Female
Change 2 1 3
2011 73 76 69
2001 70 74 66

Workers profile

Bamsor has 37% (2959) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 12% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bamsor

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 30 7 63
Male 61 54 7 39
Female 12 4 8 88