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Ektarpur Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Ektarpur is a large village located in Balagarh Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 700 families residing. The Ektarpur village has population of 2914 of which 1493 are males while 1421 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ektarpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 311 which makes up 10.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ektarpur village is 952 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Ektarpur as per census is 798, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Ektarpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Ektarpur village was 64.89 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Ektarpur Male literacy stands at 75.08 % while female literacy rate was 54.40 %.

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

Ektarpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 700 - -
Population 2,914 1,493 1,421
Child (0-6) 311 173 138
Schedule Caste 1,987 1,005 982
Schedule Tribe 389 203 186
Literacy 64.89 % 75.08 % 54.40 %
Total Workers 1,576 936 640
Main Worker 386 - -
Marginal Worker 1,190 644 546

Caste Factor

In Ektarpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 68.19 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.35 % of total population in Ektarpur village.

Work Profile

In Ektarpur village out of total population, 1576 were engaged in work activities. 24.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 75.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1576 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 184 were Agricultural labourer.