Mehandpur is a medium size village located in Balachaur Tehsil of Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar district, Punjab with total 399 families residing. The Mehandpur village has population of 1816 of which 940 are males while 876 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Mehandpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 209 which makes up 11.51 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mehandpur village is 932 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Mehandpur as per census is 990, higher than Punjab average of 846.
Mehandpur village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Mehandpur village was 79.15 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Mehandpur Male literacy stands at 85.03 % while female literacy rate was 72.80 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mehandpur 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 Mehandpur village.
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In Mehandpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43.23 % of total population in Mehandpur village.
The village Mehandpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Mehandpur village out of total population, 556 were engaged in work activities. 80.04 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.96 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 556 workers engaged in Main Work, 196 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.