Taherpur is a medium size village located in Galsi - II Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 142 families residing. The Taherpur village has population of 608 of which 299 are males while 309 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Taherpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 75 which makes up 12.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Taherpur village is 1033 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Taherpur as per census is 1083, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Taherpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Taherpur village was 60.60 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Taherpur Male literacy stands at 68.44 % while female literacy rate was 52.96 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Taherpur 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 Taherpur village.
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In Taherpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 57.57 % of total population in Taherpur village.
The village Taherpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Taherpur village out of total population, 287 were engaged in work activities. 57.14 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.86 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 287 workers engaged in Main Work, 80 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 72 were Agricultural labourer.