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Bishnupur Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Bishnupur is a large village located in Bhagawanpur - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 672 families residing. The Bishnupur village has population of 3185 of which 1674 are males while 1511 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bishnupur village population of children with age 0-6 is 501 which makes up 15.73 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bishnupur village is 903 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Bishnupur as per census is 883, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Bishnupur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Bishnupur village was 74.37 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Bishnupur Male literacy stands at 80.75 % while female literacy rate was 67.32 %.

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

Bishnupur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 672 - -
Population 3,185 1,674 1,511
Child (0-6) 501 266 235
Schedule Caste 120 65 55
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 74.37 % 80.75 % 67.32 %
Total Workers 1,231 893 338
Main Worker 668 - -
Marginal Worker 563 291 272

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.77 % of total population in Bishnupur village. The village Bishnupur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Bishnupur village out of total population, 1231 were engaged in work activities. 54.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1231 workers engaged in Main Work, 167 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 211 were Agricultural labourer.