Uttar Khanpur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 758 families residing in the village Uttar Khanpur. The total population of Uttar Khanpur is 2,895 out of which 1,488 are males and 1,407 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Uttar Khanpur is 946.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Uttar Khanpur village is 271 which is 9% of the total population. There are 133 male children and 138 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Uttar Khanpur is 1,038 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (946) of Uttar Khanpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Uttar Khanpur is 78%. Thus Uttar Khanpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 82.14% and the female literacy rate is 73.6% in Uttar Khanpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Uttar Khanpur 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 Uttar Khanpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 44.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 19.4% of total population in Uttar Khanpur village.
In Uttar Khanpur village out of total population, 1,084 were engaged in work activities. 52.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,084 workers engaged in Main Work, 192 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 306 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Uttar Khanpur village in Balurghat.