Berhampore Ward No 07, with population of 6288 is Berhampore city's the 8th least populous ward, located in Murshidabad district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 6288 people, among them 3145 (50%) are male and 3143 (50%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Berhampore Ward No 07 is 7%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1304 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 07

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,288 5,861 415 12 422
Male 3,145 2,904 229 12 202
Female 3,143 2,957 186 0 220

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -0.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6311. Female population growth rate of the ward is 5.3% which is 10.7% higher than male population growth rate of -5.4%. General caste population has increased by 0.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -6.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -30.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 07

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -0.4% 0.1% -6.3% 20% -30.6%
Male -5.4% -5.7% -3.8% 71.4% -38.6%
Female 5.3% 6.4% -9.3% -100% -21.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 999 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1018, in schedule caste is 812. There are 1089 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 101 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 241 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 07

Total General SC ST Child
Change 101 116 -49 -429 241
2011 999 1018 812 0 1089
2001 898 902 861 429 848

Literacy

Total 5495 people in the ward are literate, among them 2842 are male and 2653 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Berhampore WARD NO.-0007 is 94%. 97% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 07

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 5.7% 11.3%
2011 93.7% 96.6% 90.8%
2001 85.4% 90.9% 79.5%

Workers profile

Berhampore WARD NO.-0007 has 37% (2307) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 20% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Berhampore Ward No 07

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.7% 36.3% 0.4% 63.3%
Male 53.5% 53.1% 0.4% 46.5%
Female 19.8% 19.4% 0.4% 80.2%