Santoshpur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Santoshpur is a medium size village located in Beldanga - II Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 149 families residing. The Santoshpur village has population of 645 of which 330 are males while 315 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Santoshpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 98 which makes up 15.19 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Santoshpur village is 955 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Santoshpur as per census is 885, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Santoshpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Santoshpur village was 65.63 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Santoshpur Male literacy stands at 70.86 % while female literacy rate was 60.22 %.

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

Santoshpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 149 - -
Population 645 330 315
Child (0-6) 98 52 46
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.63 % 70.86 % 60.22 %
Total Workers 190 181 9
Main Worker 188 - -
Marginal Worker 2 0 2

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Santoshpur village of Murshidabad district.

Work Profile

In Santoshpur village out of total population, 190 were engaged in work activities. 98.95 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.05 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 190 workers engaged in Main Work, 5 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 94 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