Malpur Village, with population of 4787 is Jammu sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Jammu sub district of Jammu district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Malpur village is 5 km2 and it is the 49th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1052 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jammu and distance from Malpur village to Jammu is 32 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Malpur village is 181206. The village comes under Malpur panchayat. Jammu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Jammu which is 23 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4787 people, among them 2937 (61%) are male and 1850 (39%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Malpur village is 11%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 852 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Malpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,787 2,945 1,788 54 534
Male 2,937 1,971 937 29 293
Female 1,850 974 851 25 241

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 86.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2571. Female population growth rate of the village is 56.1% which is -55.8% lower than male population growth rate of 111.9%. General caste population has increased by 142.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 31.7% and child population has increased by 53% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Malpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 86.2% 142.8% 31.7% 0% 53%
Male 111.9% 200.9% 28.2% 0% 47.2%
Female 56.1% 74.6% 35.7% 0% 60.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 630 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 494, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 862. There are 823 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 225 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 69 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Malpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -225 -358 50 862 69
2011 630 494 908 862 823
2001 855 852 858 0 754

Literacy

Total 3601 people in the village are literate, among them 2395 are male and 1206 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Malpur is 85%. 91% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 24%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Malpur

Total Male Female
Change 23.5% 20.4% 24.1%
2011 84.7% 90.6% 75%
2001 61.2% 70.2% 50.9%

Workers profile

Malpur has 45% (2143) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 9% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Malpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.8% 37.7% 7% 55.2%
Male 67.2% 57.4% 9.7% 32.8%
Female 9.2% 6.5% 2.7% 90.8%