Harpur is a village situated in Chauri Chaura tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 418 families residing in the village Harpur. The total population of Harpur is 2,320 out of which 1,111 are males and 1,209 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Harpur is 1,088.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Harpur village is 397 which is 17% of the total population. There are 207 male children and 190 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Harpur is 918 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,088) of Harpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Harpur is 64.3%. Thus Harpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 77.43% and the female literacy rate is 52.7% in Harpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Harpur 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 Harpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Harpur village.
In Harpur village out of total population, 757 were engaged in work activities. 39.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 757 workers engaged in Main Work, 139 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Harpur village in Chauri Chaura.
|Ragho Patti Padri||6,963|
|Jungle Rasoolpur No.2||13,420|