Paragpur is a medium size village located in Balachaur Tehsil of Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar district, Punjab with total 42 families residing. The Paragpur village has population of 206 of which 113 are males while 93 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Paragpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 23 which makes up 11.17 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paragpur village is 823 which is lower than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Paragpur as per census is 1091, higher than Punjab average of 846.
Paragpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Paragpur village was 72.13 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Paragpur Male literacy stands at 80.39 % while female literacy rate was 61.73 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Paragpur 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 Paragpur village.
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In Paragpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.78 % of total population in Paragpur village.
The village Paragpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Paragpur village out of total population, 77 were engaged in work activities. 94.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 77 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 18 were Agricultural labourer.