Mahespur is a medium size village located in Indus Block of Bankura district, West Bengal with total 404 families residing. The Mahespur village has population of 1835 of which 927 are males while 908 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Mahespur village population of children with age 0-6 is 156 which makes up 8.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahespur village is 980 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahespur as per census is 1026, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Mahespur village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahespur village was 82.67 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Mahespur Male literacy stands at 88.35 % while female literacy rate was 76.84 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mahespur 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 Mahespur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.73 % of total population in Mahespur village.
The village Mahespur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Mahespur village out of total population, 720 were engaged in work activities. 76.67 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.33 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 720 workers engaged in Main Work, 233 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 191 were Agricultural labourer.