Basantapur is a large village located in Suti - II Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 406 families residing. The Basantapur village has population of 2210 of which 1129 are males while 1081 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Basantapur village population of children with age 0-6 is 480 which makes up 21.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Basantapur village is 957 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Basantapur as per census is 905, lower than West Bengal average of 956.
Basantapur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Basantapur village was 46.94 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Basantapur Male literacy stands at 53.48 % while female literacy rate was 40.21 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Basantapur 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 Basantapur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.21 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Basantapur village.
In Basantapur village out of total population, 1108 were engaged in work activities. 58.48 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.52 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1108 workers engaged in Main Work, 110 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 343 were Agricultural labourer.