Sikarpur is a village situated in Dinhata - II block of Koch Bihar district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 697 families residing in the village Sikarpur. The total population of Sikarpur is 2,830 out of which 1,458 are males and 1,372 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sikarpur is 941.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sikarpur village is 326 which is 12% of the total population. There are 169 male children and 157 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sikarpur is 929 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (941) of Sikarpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sikarpur is 69.4%. Thus Sikarpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Koch Bihar district. The male literacy rate is 76.03% and the female literacy rate is 62.47% in Sikarpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sikarpur 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 Sikarpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sikarpur village.
In Sikarpur village out of total population, 1,044 were engaged in work activities. 93.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,044 workers engaged in Main Work, 351 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 524 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sikarpur village in Dinhata - II.
|Marnia Dwitia Khanda||3,109|
|Kuchni Pratham Khanda||2,159|
|Chhat Khochabari Dwitia Khanda||150|