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Sahapur Population - Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal

Sahapur is a medium size village located in Daspur - I Block of Paschim Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 285 families residing. The Sahapur village has population of 1336 of which 675 are males while 661 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sahapur village population of children with age 0-6 is 140 which makes up 10.48 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sahapur village is 979 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sahapur as per census is 944, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Sahapur village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sahapur village was 88.88 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sahapur Male literacy stands at 95.19 % while female literacy rate was 82.46 %.

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

Sahapur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 285 - -
Population 1,336 675 661
Child (0-6) 140 72 68
Schedule Caste 161 83 78
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 88.88 % 95.19 % 82.46 %
Total Workers 703 445 258
Main Worker 533 - -
Marginal Worker 170 35 135

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.05 % of total population in Sahapur village. The village Sahapur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sahapur village out of total population, 703 were engaged in work activities. 75.82 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.18 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 703 workers engaged in Main Work, 300 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37 were Agricultural labourer.