Santipur is a village situated in Baganpara circle of Baksa district in Assam. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 868 families residing in the village Santipur. The total population of Santipur is 4,419 out of which 2,257 are males and 2,162 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Santipur is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Santipur village is 451 which is 10% of the total population. There are 238 male children and 213 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Santipur is 895 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Santipur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Santipur is 81.1%. Thus Santipur village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.3% of Baksa district. The male literacy rate is 88.76% and the female literacy rate is 73.27% in Santipur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Santipur 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 Santipur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 26.3% of total population in Santipur village.
In Santipur village out of total population, 1,548 were engaged in work activities. 60.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,548 workers engaged in Main Work, 397 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 87 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Santipur village in Baganpara.