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Paschim Ghoshpur Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Paschim Ghoshpur is a medium size village located in Bhagawanpur - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 193 families residing. The Paschim Ghoshpur village has population of 885 of which 446 are males while 439 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Paschim Ghoshpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 98 which makes up 11.07 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paschim Ghoshpur village is 984 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Paschim Ghoshpur as per census is 1279, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Paschim Ghoshpur village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Paschim Ghoshpur village was 89.20 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Paschim Ghoshpur Male literacy stands at 96.53 % while female literacy rate was 81.51 %.

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

Paschim Ghoshpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 193 - -
Population 885 446 439
Child (0-6) 98 43 55
Schedule Caste 143 75 68
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 89.20 % 96.53 % 81.51 %
Total Workers 327 283 44
Main Worker 87 - -
Marginal Worker 240 202 38

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.16 % of total population in Paschim Ghoshpur village. The village Paschim Ghoshpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Paschim Ghoshpur village out of total population, 327 were engaged in work activities. 26.61 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.39 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 327 workers engaged in Main Work, 22 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.