Majatpur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 138 families residing in the village Majatpur. The total population of Majatpur is 553 out of which 283 are males and 270 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Majatpur is 954.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Majatpur village is 41 which is 7% of the total population. There are 24 male children and 17 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Majatpur is 708 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (954) of Majatpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Majatpur is 81.2%. Thus Majatpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 86.49% and the female literacy rate is 75.89% in Majatpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Majatpur 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 Majatpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 72.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.9% of total population in Majatpur village.
In Majatpur village out of total population, 221 were engaged in work activities. 73.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 221 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 89 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Majatpur village in Balurghat.