Amarun Village, with population of 2639 is Bhatar sub district's the 34th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Amarun village is 7 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 404 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Amarun village to Burdwan is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Amarun village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 2639 people, among them 1345 (51%) are male and 1294 (49%) are female. 36% of the whole population are from general caste, 59% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Amarun village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 579 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Amarun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,639 959 1,562 118 276
Male 1,345 493 795 57 141
Female 1,294 466 767 61 135

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2417. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.2% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 9.2%. General caste population has increased by 0.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25.5% and child population has decreased by -12.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Amarun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.2% 0.9% 13.8% 25.5% -12.4%
Male 9.2% 1.4% 13.7% 21.3% -11.9%
Female 9.2% 0.4% 13.8% 29.8% -12.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 1070. There are 957 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Amarun

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -10 1 70 -12
2011 962 945 965 1070 957
2001 962 955 964 1000 969

Literacy

Total 1675 people in the village are literate, among them 927 are male and 748 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Amarun is 71%. 77% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Amarun

Total Male Female
Change 9.1% 5.5% 12.8%
2011 70.9% 77% 64.5%
2001 61.8% 71.5% 51.7%

Workers profile

Amarun has 41% (1083) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 20% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Amarun

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41% 38.4% 2.6% 59%
Male 61.3% 60.4% 1% 38.7%
Female 19.9% 15.6% 4.3% 80.1%