Gangapur is a village situated in Murliganj block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,995 families residing in the village Gangapur. The total population of Gangapur is 10,036 out of which 5,290 are males and 4,746 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gangapur is 897.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gangapur village is 2008 which is 20% of the total population. There are 1061 male children and 947 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gangapur is 893 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (897) of Gangapur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gangapur is 46.2%. Thus Gangapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 54.2% and the female literacy rate is 37.35% in Gangapur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gangapur 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 Gangapur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Gangapur village.
In Gangapur village out of total population, 3,459 were engaged in work activities. 84.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,459 workers engaged in Main Work, 918 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,815 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gangapur village in Murliganj.