Benia Gram Ward No 01, with population of about 15 thousand is Benia Gram census town's only ward, located in Benia Gram census town of Farakka sub district in Murshidabad district in the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7721 (51%) are male and 7325 (49%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Benia Gram Ward No 01 is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3089 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Benia Gram Ward No 01

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,046 11,596 3,004 446 2,330
Male 7,721 5,915 1,557 249 1,194
Female 7,325 5,681 1,447 197 1,136

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 960, in schedule caste is 929 and in schedule tribe is 791. There are 951 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total 7770 people in the ward are literate, among them 4432 are male and 3338 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Benia Gram WARD NO.-0001 is 61%. 68% of male and 54% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Benia Gram WARD NO.-0001 has 46% (6917) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 41% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Benia Gram Ward No 01

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 33 13 54
Male 51 41 10 49
Female 41 25 16 59