Gopalpur is a village situated in Jaridih block of Bokaro district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 245 families residing in the village Gopalpur. The total population of Gopalpur is 1,165 out of which 606 are males and 559 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gopalpur is 922.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gopalpur village is 171 which is 15% of the total population. There are 88 male children and 83 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gopalpur is 943 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Gopalpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gopalpur is 54.9%. Thus Gopalpur village has lower literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Bokaro district. The male literacy rate is 67.95% and the female literacy rate is 40.76% in Gopalpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gopalpur 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 Gopalpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 64% of total population in Gopalpur village.
In Gopalpur village out of total population, 534 were engaged in work activities. 30.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 69.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 534 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gopalpur village in Jaridih.