Muraripur Village, with population of 1414 is Bhatar sub district's the 37th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Muraripur village is 3 km2 and it is the 40th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 566 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Muraripur village to Burdwan is 32 km. Pin code of Muraripur village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 1414 people, among them 727 (51%) are male and 687 (49%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Muraripur village is 10%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 296 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Muraripur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,414 944 460 10 145
Male 727 493 229 5 80
Female 687 451 231 5 65

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1379. Female population growth rate of the village is 5% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 0.3%. General caste population has decreased by -2.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -9.1% and child population has decreased by -4.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Muraripur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.5% -2.4% 14.7% -9.1% -4.6%
Male 0.3% -3.9% 11.7% -28.6% 5.3%
Female 5% -0.7% 17.9% 25% -14.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 813 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 187 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Muraripur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 30 53 429 -187
2011 945 915 1009 1000 813
2001 902 885 956 571 1000

Literacy

Total 972 people in the village are literate, among them 551 are male and 421 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Muraripur is 77%. 85% of male and 68% 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 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Muraripur

Total Male Female
Change 2.5% -0.5% 6.6%
2011 76.6% 85.2% 67.7%
2001 74.1% 85.7% 61.1%

Workers profile

Muraripur has 38% (536) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 7% female population are working population. 65% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Muraripur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.9% 36.1% 1.8% 62.1%
Male 67.4% 64.6% 2.8% 32.6%
Female 6.7% 5.8% 0.9% 93.3%