Gazipur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 60 families residing in the village Gazipur. The total population of Gazipur is 246 out of which 132 are males and 114 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gazipur is 864.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gazipur village is 25 which is 10% of the total population. There are 20 male children and 5 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gazipur is 250 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (864) of Gazipur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gazipur is 76.9%. Thus Gazipur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 79.46% and the female literacy rate is 74.31% in Gazipur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gazipur 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 Gazipur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 96.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.3% of total population in Gazipur village.
In Gazipur village out of total population, 91 were engaged in work activities. 96.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 91 workers engaged in Main Work, 13 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gazipur village in Balurghat.