Shahpur is a village situated in Chhatapur block of Supaul district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 369 families residing in the village Shahpur. The total population of Shahpur is 1,897 out of which 961 are males and 936 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shahpur is 974.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shahpur village is 451 which is 24% of the total population. There are 218 male children and 233 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shahpur is 1,069 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (974) of Shahpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shahpur is 63.9%. Thus Shahpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.4% of Supaul district. The male literacy rate is 70.52% and the female literacy rate is 56.9% in Shahpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shahpur 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 Shahpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Shahpur village.
In Shahpur village out of total population, 660 were engaged in work activities. 53.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 660 workers engaged in Main Work, 276 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 74 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shahpur village in Chhatapur.
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