Santoshpur is a medium size village located in Karimpur - I Block of Nadia district, West Bengal with total 348 families residing. The Santoshpur village has population of 1233 of which 619 are males while 614 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Santoshpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 119 which makes up 9.65 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Santoshpur village is 992 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Santoshpur as per census is 1125, higher than West Bengal average of 956.
Santoshpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Santoshpur village was 58.17 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Santoshpur Male literacy stands at 57.90 % while female literacy rate was 58.44 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Santoshpur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Santoshpur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.82 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.46 % of total population in Santoshpur village.
In Santoshpur village out of total population, 394 were engaged in work activities. 96.70 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.30 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 394 workers engaged in Main Work, 40 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 324 were Agricultural labourer.