Berhampore Ward No 02, with population of 6704 is Berhampore city's the 10th least populous ward, located in Murshidabad district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 6704 people, among them 3428 (51%) are male and 3276 (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Berhampore Ward No 02 is 7%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1561 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 02

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,704 4,727 1,851 126 483
Male 3,428 2,420 942 66 265
Female 3,276 2,307 909 60 218

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 22.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5456. Female population growth rate of the ward is 20.8% which is -4.2% lower than male population growth rate of 25%. General caste population has increased by 15.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 44.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 43.2% and child population has decreased by -21.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 02

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23 16 44 43 -22
Male 25 17 51 38 -9
Female 21 15 38 50 -33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 953, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 909. There are 823 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 290 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 02

Total General SC ST Child
Change -33 -19 -93 76 -290
2011 956 953 965 909 823
2001 989 972 1,058 833 1,113

Literacy

Total 5380 people in the ward are literate, among them 2871 are male and 2509 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Berhampore WARD NO.-0002 is 86%. 91% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 02

Total Male Female
Change 8 6 11
2011 87 91 82
2001 78 85 71

Workers profile

Berhampore WARD NO.-0002 has 35% (2320) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 11% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Berhampore Ward No 02

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 33 2 65
Male 57 55 2 43
Female 11 9 2 89