Depara is a village situated in Pandua block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 523 families residing in the village Depara. The total population of Depara is 2,214 out of which 1,095 are males and 1,119 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Depara is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Depara village is 258 which is 12% of the total population. There are 141 male children and 117 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Depara is 830 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Depara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Depara is 71.7%. Thus Depara village has lower literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 79.66% and the female literacy rate is 64.17% in Depara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Depara village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Depara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 20.1% of total population in Depara village.
In Depara village out of total population, 996 were engaged in work activities. 94.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 996 workers engaged in Main Work, 151 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 719 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Depara village in Pandua.