Goraipur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Goraipur is a medium size village located in Berhampore Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 186 families residing. The Goraipur village has population of 697 of which 356 are males while 341 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Goraipur village population of children with age 0-6 is 55 which makes up 7.89 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Goraipur village is 958 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Goraipur as per census is 1200, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Goraipur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Goraipur village was 73.05 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Goraipur Male literacy stands at 77.34 % while female literacy rate was 68.49 %.

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

Goraipur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 186 - -
Population 697 356 341
Child (0-6) 55 25 30
Schedule Caste 239 129 110
Schedule Tribe 58 26 32
Literacy 73.05 % 77.34 % 68.49 %
Total Workers 277 233 44
Main Worker 240 - -
Marginal Worker 37 27 10

Caste Factor

Goraipur village of Murshidabad has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.29 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.32 % of total population in Goraipur village.

Work Profile

In Goraipur village out of total population, 277 were engaged in work activities. 86.64 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.36 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 277 workers engaged in Main Work, 28 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 93 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