Garapota Population - Nadia, West Bengal

Garapota is a large village located in Hanskhali Block of Nadia district, West Bengal with total 1821 families residing. The Garapota village has population of 8068 of which 4281 are males while 3787 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Garapota village population of children with age 0-6 is 826 which makes up 10.24 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Garapota village is 885 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Garapota as per census is 840, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Garapota village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Garapota village was 84.49 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Garapota Male literacy stands at 89.82 % while female literacy rate was 78.50 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Garapota 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 Garapota village.

Garapota Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,821 - -
Population 8,068 4,281 3,787
Child (0-6) 826 449 377
Schedule Caste 7,031 3,722 3,309
Schedule Tribe 27 12 15
Literacy 84.49 % 89.82 % 78.50 %
Total Workers 2,858 2,463 395
Main Worker 2,387 - -
Marginal Worker 471 288 183

Caste Factor

In Garapota village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 87.15 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.33 % of total population in Garapota village.

Work Profile

In Garapota village out of total population, 2858 were engaged in work activities. 83.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2858 workers engaged in Main Work, 638 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1175 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149