Sahapur Population, Caste, Working Data Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal - Census 2011

Sahapur is a village situated in Hilli block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 298 families residing in the village Sahapur. The total population of Sahapur is 1,223 out of which 614 are males and 609 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sahapur is 992.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sahapur village is 106 which is 9% of the total population. There are 46 male children and 60 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sahapur is 1,304 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (992) of Sahapur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sahapur is 84.8%. Thus Sahapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 90.49% and the female literacy rate is 78.87% in Sahapur village.

Population
1,223
Families
298
Literacy
84.78%
Sex Ratio
992

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sahapur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Sahapur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sahapur village.

Total Male Female
Children 106 46 60
Literacy 84.78% 90.49% 78.87%
Scheduled Caste 349 175 174
Scheduled Tribe 310 155 155
Illiterate 276 100 176

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 25.3% of total population in Sahapur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sahapur village out of total population, 426 were engaged in work activities. 94.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 426 workers engaged in Main Work, 133 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 140 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 403 316 87
Cultivators 133 124 9
Agriculture Labourer 140 86 54
Household Industries 7 3 4
Other Workers 123 103 20
Marginal Workers 23 8 15
Non Working 797 290 507

Map of Sahapur, Dakshin Dinajpur, West Bengal


Nearby Villages to Sahapur, Hilli

Below are the list of villages near Sahapur village in Hilli.

Village Population
Jot Tior 882
Ismailpur 661
Tior 1,133
Syampur 691
Chaksubid 640
Matais 1,392
Baddungi 437
Binsira 2,090
Ferusha 1,639
Jantigari 91

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