Berhampore Ward No 14, with population of 9418 is Berhampore city's the 6th most populous ward, located in Murshidabad district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 9418 people, among them 4720 (50%) are male and 4698 (50%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Berhampore Ward No 14 is 9%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 2053 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 14

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,418 8,574 828 16 837
Male 4,720 4,293 419 8 410
Female 4,698 4,281 409 8 427

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -7.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -7.8% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of -7.5%. General caste population has decreased by -13.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 246.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.3% and child population has decreased by -2.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 14

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -7.6% -13.8% 246.4% 33.3% -2.6%
Male -7.5% -13.8% 255.1% 33.3% -11.1%
Female -7.8% -13.8% 238% 33.3% 7.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 997, in schedule caste is 976 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1041 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 178 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 14

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -1 -49 0 178
2011 995 997 976 1000 1041
2001 998 998 1025 1000 863

Literacy

Total 6832 people in the ward are literate, among them 3596 are male and 3236 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Berhampore WARD NO.-0014 is 80%. 83% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -13%. Male literacy has gone down by -13% and female literacy rate has gone down by -14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Berhampore Ward No 14

Total Male Female
Change -13.3% -12.5% -14.2%
2011 79.6% 83.4% 75.8%
2001 92.9% 95.9% 90%

Workers profile

Berhampore WARD NO.-0014 has 38% (3607) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 21% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Berhampore Ward No 14

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.3% 35% 3.3% 61.7%
Male 55.3% 51.9% 3.4% 44.7%
Female 21.2% 18% 3.2% 78.8%