Gopalpur is a village situated in Shyampur - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 120 families residing in the village Gopalpur. The total population of Gopalpur is 578 out of which 280 are males and 298 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gopalpur is 1,064.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gopalpur village is 85 which is 15% of the total population. There are 36 male children and 49 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gopalpur is 1,361 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,064) of Gopalpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gopalpur is 60.9%. Thus Gopalpur village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 68.85% and the female literacy rate is 53.01% 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 19.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Gopalpur village.
In Gopalpur village out of total population, 164 were engaged in work activities. 35.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 164 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gopalpur village in Shyampur - I.