Basantpur is a large village located in Kasba Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 465 families residing. The Basantpur village has population of 2044 of which 1040 are males while 1004 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Basantpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 489 which makes up 23.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Basantpur village is 965 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Basantpur as per census is 866, lower than Bihar average of 935.
Basantpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Basantpur village was 42.51 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Basantpur Male literacy stands at 51.29 % while female literacy rate was 33.72 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Basantpur 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 Basantpur village.
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Basantpur village of Purnia has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.84 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.32 % of total population in Basantpur village.
In Basantpur village out of total population, 954 were engaged in work activities. 58.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 954 workers engaged in Main Work, 125 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 420 were Agricultural labourer.