Faridpur is a medium size village located in Burwan Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 262 families residing. The Faridpur village has population of 1234 of which 589 are males while 645 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Faridpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 198 which makes up 16.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Faridpur village is 1095 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Faridpur as per census is 1129, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Faridpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Faridpur village was 66.60 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Faridpur Male literacy stands at 72.18 % while female literacy rate was 61.48 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Faridpur 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 Faridpur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.02 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.08 % of total population in Faridpur village.
In Faridpur village out of total population, 392 were engaged in work activities. 88.78 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.22 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 392 workers engaged in Main Work, 46 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 247 were Agricultural labourer.