Paharpur Population - Purbi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Paharpur is a medium size village located in Ghatshila Block of Purbi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 56 families residing. The Paharpur village has population of 300 of which 154 are males while 146 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Paharpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 30 which makes up 10.00 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paharpur village is 948 which is equal than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Paharpur as per census is 667, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Paharpur village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Paharpur village was 74.44 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Paharpur Male literacy stands at 83.09 % while female literacy rate was 65.67 %.

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

Paharpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 56 - -
Population 300 154 146
Child (0-6) 30 18 12
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 286 147 139
Literacy 74.44 % 83.09 % 65.67 %
Total Workers 156 75 81
Main Worker 54 - -
Marginal Worker 102 22 80

Caste Factor

In Paharpur village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 95.33 % of total population in Paharpur village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Paharpur village of Purbi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Paharpur village out of total population, 156 were engaged in work activities. 34.62 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.38 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 156 workers engaged in Main Work, 48 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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