Surakhpur is a village situated in Kapurthala tehsil of Kapurthala district in Punjab. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 280 families residing in the village Surakhpur. The total population of Surakhpur is 1,359 out of which 696 are males and 663 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Surakhpur is 953.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Surakhpur village is 114 which is 8% of the total population. There are 60 male children and 54 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Surakhpur is 900 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (953) of Surakhpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Surakhpur is 79.1%. Thus Surakhpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 70.7% of Kapurthala district. The male literacy rate is 83.81% and the female literacy rate is 74.22% in Surakhpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Surakhpur 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 Surakhpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Surakhpur village.
In Surakhpur village out of total population, 396 were engaged in work activities. 95.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 396 workers engaged in Main Work, 163 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 55 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Surakhpur village in Kapurthala.