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Dakshin Gopalpur Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Dakshin Gopalpur is a large village located in Balagarh Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 1766 families residing. The Dakshin Gopalpur village has population of 7581 of which 3918 are males while 3663 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dakshin Gopalpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 666 which makes up 8.79 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dakshin Gopalpur village is 935 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dakshin Gopalpur as per census is 942, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Dakshin Gopalpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dakshin Gopalpur village was 74.78 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dakshin Gopalpur Male literacy stands at 83.38 % while female literacy rate was 65.57 %.

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

Dakshin Gopalpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,766 - -
Population 7,581 3,918 3,663
Child (0-6) 666 343 323
Schedule Caste 5,467 2,843 2,624
Schedule Tribe 203 92 111
Literacy 74.78 % 83.38 % 65.57 %
Total Workers 3,259 2,459 800
Main Worker 2,223 - -
Marginal Worker 1,036 573 463

Caste Factor

In Dakshin Gopalpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 72.11 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.68 % of total population in Dakshin Gopalpur village.

Work Profile

In Dakshin Gopalpur village out of total population, 3259 were engaged in work activities. 68.21 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.79 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3259 workers engaged in Main Work, 323 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 678 were Agricultural labourer.