Harishpur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Harishpur is a medium size village located in Hariharpara Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 339 families residing. The Harishpur village has population of 1289 of which 671 are males while 618 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Harishpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 110 which makes up 8.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Harishpur village is 921 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Harishpur as per census is 692, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Harishpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Harishpur village was 71.33 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Harishpur Male literacy stands at 74.09 % while female literacy rate was 68.41 %.

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

Harishpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 339 - -
Population 1,289 671 618
Child (0-6) 110 65 45
Schedule Caste 5 3 2
Schedule Tribe 16 9 7
Literacy 71.33 % 74.09 % 68.41 %
Total Workers 417 383 34
Main Worker 354 - -
Marginal Worker 63 52 11

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 1.24 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.39 % of total population in Harishpur village.

Work Profile

In Harishpur village out of total population, 417 were engaged in work activities. 84.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 417 workers engaged in Main Work, 115 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 164 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