Biharia Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Biharia is a large village located in Hariharpara Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 2977 families residing. The Biharia village has population of 12282 of which 6343 are males while 5939 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Biharia village population of children with age 0-6 is 1457 which makes up 11.86 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Biharia village is 936 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Biharia as per census is 969, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Biharia village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Biharia village was 70.36 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Biharia Male literacy stands at 71.16 % while female literacy rate was 69.49 %.

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

Biharia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,977 - -
Population 12,282 6,343 5,939
Child (0-6) 1,457 740 717
Schedule Caste 474 241 233
Schedule Tribe 69 35 34
Literacy 70.36 % 71.16 % 69.49 %
Total Workers 4,177 3,936 241
Main Worker 3,804 - -
Marginal Worker 373 244 129

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.86 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.56 % of total population in Biharia village.

Work Profile

In Biharia village out of total population, 4177 were engaged in work activities. 91.07 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.93 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4177 workers engaged in Main Work, 1238 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2254 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