Salpa Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Salpa is a medium size village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 139 families residing. The Salpa village has population of 672 of which 351 are males while 321 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salpa village population of children with age 0-6 is 91 which makes up 13.54 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salpa village is 915 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Salpa as per census is 1220, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Salpa village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Salpa village was 96.39 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Salpa Male literacy stands at 95.48 % while female literacy rate was 97.42 %.

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

Salpa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 139 - -
Population 672 351 321
Child (0-6) 91 41 50
Schedule Caste 406 211 195
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 96.39 % 95.48 % 97.42 %
Total Workers 237 222 15
Main Worker 205 - -
Marginal Worker 32 23 9

Caste Factor

In Salpa village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 60.42 % of total population in Salpa village. The village Salpa currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Salpa village out of total population, 237 were engaged in work activities. 86.50 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.50 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 237 workers engaged in Main Work, 56 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 120 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