Kasipur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 70 families residing in the village Kasipur. The total population of Kasipur is 277 out of which 137 are males and 140 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kasipur is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kasipur village is 36 which is 13% of the total population. There are 19 male children and 17 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kasipur is 895 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Kasipur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kasipur is 74.7%. Thus Kasipur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 83.9% and the female literacy rate is 65.85% in Kasipur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kasipur 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 Kasipur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 69.3% of total population in Kasipur village.
In Kasipur village out of total population, 148 were engaged in work activities. 84.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 148 workers engaged in Main Work, 53 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 51 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kasipur village in Balurghat.