Berhampore Ward No 01, with population of 8692 is Berhampore city's the 7th most populous ward, located in Murshidabad district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 8692 people, among them 4497 (52%) are male and 4195 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Berhampore Ward No 01 is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1869 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 01

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,692 7,663 830 199 809
Male 4,497 3,948 447 102 409
Female 4,195 3,715 383 97 400

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 42.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6111. Female population growth rate of the ward is 41.2% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of 43.2%. General caste population has increased by 63.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -33.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.8% and child population has increased by 11.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 01

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42 63 -34 23 12
Male 43 63 -31 29 9
Female 41 63 -37 17 14

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 857 and in schedule tribe is 951. There are 978 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 01

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 -2 -89 -100 39
2011 933 941 857 951 978
2001 946 943 946 1,051 939

Literacy

Total 6351 people in the ward are literate, among them 3432 are male and 2919 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Berhampore WARD NO.-0001 is 81%. 84% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 01

Total Male Female
Change 4 -0 8
2011 81 84 77
2001 77 84 69

Workers profile

Berhampore WARD NO.-0001 has 36% (3126) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 14% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Berhampore Ward No 01

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 35 1 64
Male 57 55 1 44
Female 14 13 1 86