Haripur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 322 families residing in the village Haripur. The total population of Haripur is 1,317 out of which 687 are males and 630 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Haripur is 917.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Haripur village is 115 which is 9% of the total population. There are 64 male children and 51 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Haripur is 797 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (917) of Haripur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Haripur is 72.4%. Thus Haripur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 80.9% and the female literacy rate is 63.21% in Haripur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Haripur 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 Haripur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 19% of total population in Haripur village.
In Haripur village out of total population, 695 were engaged in work activities. 59.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 695 workers engaged in Main Work, 215 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 160 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Haripur village in Balurghat.