Paschim Tajpur is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 404 families residing in the village Paschim Tajpur. The total population of Paschim Tajpur is 1,873 out of which 911 are males and 962 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paschim Tajpur is 1,056.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paschim Tajpur village is 185 which is 10% of the total population. There are 82 male children and 103 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paschim Tajpur is 1,256 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,056) of Paschim Tajpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paschim Tajpur is 77.4%. Thus Paschim Tajpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 81.66% and the female literacy rate is 73.34% in Paschim Tajpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paschim Tajpur 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 Paschim Tajpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Paschim Tajpur village.
In Paschim Tajpur village out of total population, 740 were engaged in work activities. 84.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 740 workers engaged in Main Work, 118 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 237 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paschim Tajpur village in Chanditala - I.