Katapur is a large village located in Memari - I Block of Barddhaman district, West Bengal with total 621 families residing. The Katapur village has population of 2737 of which 1346 are males while 1391 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Katapur village population of children with age 0-6 is 331 which makes up 12.09 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Katapur village is 1033 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Katapur as per census is 1056, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Katapur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Katapur village was 74.02 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Katapur Male literacy stands at 78.65 % while female literacy rate was 69.53 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Katapur 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 Katapur village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 18.93 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 12.68 % of total population in Katapur village.
In Katapur village out of total population, 1177 were engaged in work activities. 71.20 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.80 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1177 workers engaged in Main Work, 156 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 470 were Agricultural labourer.