Silampur is a village situated in Shyampur - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 512 families residing in the village Silampur. The total population of Silampur is 2,352 out of which 1,193 are males and 1,159 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Silampur is 972.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Silampur village is 295 which is 13% of the total population. There are 144 male children and 151 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Silampur is 1,049 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (972) of Silampur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Silampur is 79.5%. Thus Silampur village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 82.27% and the female literacy rate is 76.59% in Silampur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Silampur 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 Silampur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Silampur village.
In Silampur village out of total population, 745 were engaged in work activities. 64.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 745 workers engaged in Main Work, 12 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 73 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Silampur village in Shyampur - I.