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Sankarpur Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Sankarpur is a medium size village located in Bhagawanpur - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 335 families residing. The Sankarpur village has population of 1343 of which 690 are males while 653 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sankarpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 132 which makes up 9.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sankarpur village is 946 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Sankarpur as per census is 1031, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Sankarpur village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Sankarpur village was 93.56 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Sankarpur Male literacy stands at 97.60 % while female literacy rate was 89.25 %.

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

Sankarpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 335 - -
Population 1,343 690 653
Child (0-6) 132 65 67
Schedule Caste 51 30 21
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 93.56 % 97.60 % 89.25 %
Total Workers 530 406 124
Main Worker 99 - -
Marginal Worker 431 317 114

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.80 % of total population in Sankarpur village. The village Sankarpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sankarpur village out of total population, 530 were engaged in work activities. 18.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 81.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 530 workers engaged in Main Work, 29 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.