Mathurapur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 36 families residing in the village Mathurapur. The total population of Mathurapur is 151 out of which 80 are males and 71 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mathurapur is 888.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mathurapur village is 17 which is 11% of the total population. There are 11 male children and 6 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mathurapur is 545 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (888) of Mathurapur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mathurapur is 76.1%. Thus Mathurapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 85.51% and the female literacy rate is 66.15% in Mathurapur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mathurapur 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 Mathurapur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 97.4% of total population in Mathurapur village.
In Mathurapur village out of total population, 86 were engaged in work activities. 69.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 86 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mathurapur village in Balurghat.