Benipur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Benipur is a large village located in Kandi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 717 families residing. The Benipur village has population of 3004 of which 1567 are males while 1437 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Benipur village population of children with age 0-6 is 313 which makes up 10.42 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Benipur village is 917 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Benipur as per census is 820, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Benipur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Benipur village was 66.26 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Benipur Male literacy stands at 72.69 % while female literacy rate was 59.34 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Benipur 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 Benipur village.

Benipur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 717 - -
Population 3,004 1,567 1,437
Child (0-6) 313 172 141
Schedule Caste 172 91 81
Schedule Tribe 32 18 14
Literacy 66.26 % 72.69 % 59.34 %
Total Workers 940 866 74
Main Worker 870 - -
Marginal Worker 70 18 52

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.73 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.07 % of total population in Benipur village.

Work Profile

In Benipur village out of total population, 940 were engaged in work activities. 92.55 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.45 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 940 workers engaged in Main Work, 680 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 154 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