Santipur is a Municipality city in district of Nadia, West Bengal. The Santipur city is divided into 24 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Santipur Municipality has population of 151,777 of which 77,011 are males while 74,766 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 13573 which is 8.94 % of total population of Santipur (M). In Santipur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 971 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Santipur is around 978 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Santipur city is 80.90 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Santipur, Male literacy is around 84.94 % while female literacy rate is 76.73 %.
Santipur Municipality has total administration over 36,506 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Santipur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.07 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.56 % of total population in Santipur (M).
Santipur Work Profile
Out of total population, 72,023 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 48,689 were males while 23,334 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 72023 working population, 88.56 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.44 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Santipur 2022 Population
The next census for Santipur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.