Berhampore Ward No 09, with population of about 11 thousand is Berhampore city's the 4th most populous ward, located in Murshidabad district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 7274 (65%) are male and 3974 (35%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Berhampore Ward No 09 is 4%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1686 households in the ward and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 09

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,248 10,047 1,049 152 430
Male 7,274 6,555 605 114 214
Female 3,974 3,492 444 38 216

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -24.3% which is -24% lower than male population growth rate of -0.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -65.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -6.7% and child population has decreased by -58.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 09

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -10 7 -65 -7 -58
Male -0 17 -61 -3 -61
Female -24 -7 -69 -16 -56

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 546 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 533, in schedule caste is 734 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 1009 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 174 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 114 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 09

Total General SC ST Child
Change -174 -136 -192 -48 114
2011 546 533 734 333 1,009
2001 720 669 926 381 895

Literacy

Total 9069 people in the ward are literate, among them 5781 are male and 3288 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Berhampore WARD NO.-0009 is 84%. 82% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 09

Total Male Female
Change 10 5 18
2011 84 82 88
2001 73 77 69

Workers profile

Berhampore WARD NO.-0009 has 57% (6423) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 74% male and 27% female population are working population. 70% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Berhampore Ward No 09

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 57 53 5 43
Male 74 70 4 27
Female 27 21 7 73