Haripur is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 612 families residing in the village Haripur. The total population of Haripur is 2,797 out of which 1,455 are males and 1,342 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Haripur is 922.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Haripur village is 271 which is 10% of the total population. There are 137 male children and 134 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Haripur is 978 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Haripur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Haripur is 81.8%. Thus Haripur village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 86.65% and the female literacy rate is 76.49% 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 36.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Haripur village.
In Haripur village out of total population, 1,006 were engaged in work activities. 90.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,006 workers engaged in Main Work, 83 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 291 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Haripur village in Chanditala - I.