Birshimul Population - Bankura, West Bengal

Birshimul is a large village located in Indus Block of Bankura district, West Bengal with total 627 families residing. The Birshimul village has population of 2815 of which 1454 are males while 1361 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Birshimul village population of children with age 0-6 is 312 which makes up 11.08 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Birshimul village is 936 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Birshimul as per census is 753, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Birshimul village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Birshimul village was 70.87 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Birshimul Male literacy stands at 77.59 % while female literacy rate was 63.90 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Birshimul village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Birshimul village.

Birshimul Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 627 - -
Population 2,815 1,454 1,361
Child (0-6) 312 178 134
Schedule Caste 1,112 568 544
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 70.87 % 77.59 % 63.90 %
Total Workers 1,272 930 342
Main Worker 829 - -
Marginal Worker 443 222 221

Caste Factor

In Birshimul village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.50 % of total population in Birshimul village. The village Birshimul currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Birshimul village out of total population, 1272 were engaged in work activities. 65.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1272 workers engaged in Main Work, 212 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 392 were Agricultural labourer.
# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149