Sankharipota Population - South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Sankharipota is a medium size village located in Thakurpukur Mahestola Block of South Twenty Four Parganas district, West Bengal with total 274 families residing. The Sankharipota village has population of 1128 of which 576 are males while 552 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sankharipota village population of children with age 0-6 is 116 which makes up 10.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sankharipota village is 958 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sankharipota as per census is 871, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Sankharipota village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sankharipota village was 87.65 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sankharipota Male literacy stands at 93.77 % while female literacy rate was 81.33 %.

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

Sankharipota Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 274 - -
Population 1,128 576 552
Child (0-6) 116 62 54
Schedule Caste 1,023 522 501
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 87.65 % 93.77 % 81.33 %
Total Workers 546 371 175
Main Worker 431 - -
Marginal Worker 115 49 66

Caste Factor

In Sankharipota village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 90.69 % of total population in Sankharipota village. The village Sankharipota currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sankharipota village out of total population, 546 were engaged in work activities. 78.94 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.06 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 546 workers engaged in Main Work, 33 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 180 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149