Dayapur Population, Caste, Working Data South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal - Census 2011

Dayapur is a village situated in Gosaba block of South Twenty Four Parganas district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 1,215 families residing in the village Dayapur. The total population of Dayapur is 4,972 out of which 2,570 are males and 2,402 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dayapur is 935.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Dayapur village is 488 which is 10% of the total population. There are 259 male children and 229 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dayapur is 884 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (935) of Dayapur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dayapur is 84%. Thus Dayapur village has a higher literacy rate compared to 67.8% of South Twenty Four Parganas district. The male literacy rate is 91.09% and the female literacy rate is 76.53% in Dayapur village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dayapur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Dayapur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dayapur village.

Total Male Female
Children 488 259 229
Literacy 84.03% 91.09% 76.53%
Scheduled Caste 4,091 2,121 1,970
Scheduled Tribe 723 365 358
Illiterate 1,204 465 739

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 82.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 14.5% of total population in Dayapur village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dayapur village out of total population, 2,067 were engaged in work activities. 56.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,067 workers engaged in Main Work, 558 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 460 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,166 1,076 90
Cultivators 558 532 26
Agriculture Labourer 460 441 19
Household Industries 9 6 3
Other Workers 139 97 42
Marginal Workers 901 446 455
Non Working 2,905 1,048 1,857

Map of Dayapur, South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Dayapur, Gosaba

Below are the list of villages near Dayapur village in Gosaba.

Village Population
Satjalia 8,757
Hamilton Abad 3,761
Hetalbari 3,975
Chhota Molla Khali 10,537
Kachu Khali 5,176
Sudhansupur 4,352
Uttar Danga 3,673
Luxbagan 4,504
Bagbagan 3,467
Sadhupur 6,992