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

Sikarpur is a village situated in Sagar block of South Twenty Four Parganas district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 305 families residing in the village Sikarpur. The total population of Sikarpur is 1,361 out of which 686 are males and 675 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sikarpur is 984.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Sikarpur village is 199 which is 15% of the total population. There are 102 male children and 97 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sikarpur is 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (984) of Sikarpur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sikarpur is 72.4%. Thus Sikarpur village has a higher literacy rate compared to 67.8% of South Twenty Four Parganas district. The male literacy rate is 80.31% and the female literacy rate is 64.36% in Sikarpur village.

Sex Ratio

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.

Sikarpur Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 199 102 97
Literacy 72.38% 80.31% 64.36%
Scheduled Caste 790 387 403
Scheduled Tribe 2 2 0
Illiterate 520 217 303

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 58% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Sikarpur village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sikarpur village out of total population, 513 were engaged in work activities. 55.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 513 workers engaged in Main Work, 57 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 118 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 284 244 40
Cultivators 57 51 6
Agriculture Labourer 118 112 6
Household Industries 14 10 4
Other Workers 95 71 24
Marginal Workers 229 158 71
Non Working 848 284 564

Map of Sikarpur, South Twenty Four Parganas, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Sikarpur, Sagar

Below are the list of villages near Sikarpur village in Sagar.

Village Population
Muri Ganga 2,725
Ramkrishnapur 366
Kachubaria 7,727
Companir Char 5,262
Sapkhali 6,738
Dhaspara 5,525
Kastala 1,627
Bamankhali 4,151
Mandirtala 6,135
Ghoramara 5,193