Sankarpur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Sankarpur is a large village located in Farakka Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 793 families residing. The Sankarpur village has population of 4411 of which 2240 are males while 2171 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sankarpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 1044 which makes up 23.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sankarpur village is 969 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sankarpur as per census is 841, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Sankarpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sankarpur village was 49.33 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sankarpur Male literacy stands at 52.60 % while female literacy rate was 46.10 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sankarpur 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 Sankarpur village.

Sankarpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 793 - -
Population 4,411 2,240 2,171
Child (0-6) 1,044 567 477
Schedule Caste 359 196 163
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 49.33 % 52.60 % 46.10 %
Total Workers 2,001 996 1,005
Main Worker 1,691 - -
Marginal Worker 310 155 155

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.14 % of total population in Sankarpur village. The village Sankarpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sankarpur village out of total population, 2001 were engaged in work activities. 84.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2001 workers engaged in Main Work, 207 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 327 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