Ekpaharia is a medium size village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 390 families residing. The Ekpaharia village has population of 1572 of which 823 are males while 749 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ekpaharia village population of children with age 0-6 is 202 which makes up 12.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ekpaharia village is 910 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Ekpaharia as per census is 924, lower than West Bengal average of 956.
Ekpaharia village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Ekpaharia village was 67.81 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Ekpaharia Male literacy stands at 71.03 % while female literacy rate was 64.26 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ekpaharia 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 Ekpaharia village.
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There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Ekpaharia village of Murshidabad district.
In Ekpaharia village out of total population, 543 were engaged in work activities. 70.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 543 workers engaged in Main Work, 92 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 165 were Agricultural labourer.