Birshimul Population - Barddhaman, West Bengal

Birshimul is a medium size village located in Memari - I Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 387 families residing. The Birshimul village has population of 1661 of which 833 are males while 828 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Birshimul village population of children with age 0-6 is 164 which makes up 9.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Birshimul village is 994 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Birshimul as per census is 763, 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 67.33 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Birshimul Male literacy stands at 77.84 % while female literacy rate was 57.07 %.

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 387 - -
Population 1,661 833 828
Child (0-6) 164 93 71
Schedule Caste 430 226 204
Schedule Tribe 859 424 435
Literacy 67.33 % 77.84 % 57.07 %
Total Workers 828 534 294
Main Worker 571 - -
Marginal Worker 257 147 110

Caste Factor

In Birshimul village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 51.72 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 25.89 % of total population in Birshimul village.

Work Profile

In Birshimul village out of total population, 828 were engaged in work activities. 68.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 828 workers engaged in Main Work, 55 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 410 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