Shahpur is a large village located in Sonbarsa Block of Saharsa district, Bihar with total 1609 families residing. The Shahpur village has population of 7579 of which 3909 are males while 3670 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Shahpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 1506 which makes up 19.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shahpur village is 939 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Shahpur as per census is 938, higher than Bihar average of 935.
Shahpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Shahpur village was 59.13 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Shahpur Male literacy stands at 68.36 % while female literacy rate was 49.30 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Shahpur 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 Shahpur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.09 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.01 % of total population in Shahpur village.
In Shahpur village out of total population, 2250 were engaged in work activities. 77.16 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.84 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2250 workers engaged in Main Work, 841 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 722 were Agricultural labourer.