Khidirpur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,272 families residing in the village Khidirpur. The total population of Khidirpur is 5,419 out of which 2,818 are males and 2,601 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Khidirpur is 923.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Khidirpur village is 517 which is 10% of the total population. There are 261 male children and 256 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khidirpur is 981 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (923) of Khidirpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Khidirpur is 74.2%. Thus Khidirpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 79.35% and the female literacy rate is 68.53% in Khidirpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Khidirpur 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 Khidirpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 53% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5% of total population in Khidirpur village.
In Khidirpur village out of total population, 2,391 were engaged in work activities. 67.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,391 workers engaged in Main Work, 69 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 67 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Khidirpur village in Balurghat.