Debpur Village, with population of 3891 is Bhatar sub district's the 17th most populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Debpur village is 6 km2 and it is the 14th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 676 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Guskura and distance from Debpur village to Guskura is 16 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Debpur village is 713121.

Demographics

The village is home to 3891 people, among them 1960 (50%) are male and 1931 (50%) are female. 41% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste and 18% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Debpur village is 12%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 877 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Debpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,891 1,584 1,623 684 470
Male 1,960 821 815 324 223
Female 1,931 763 808 360 247

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3433. Female population growth rate of the village is 14% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of 12.7%. General caste population has increased by 18.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 32.6% and child population has decreased by -5.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Debpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 18 3 33 -6
Male 13 19 2 30 -10
Female 14 17 4 35 -2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 985 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 991 and in schedule tribe is 1111. There are 1108 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 92 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Debpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 -17 23 39 92
2011 985 929 991 1,111 1,108
2001 974 946 968 1,072 1,016

Literacy

Total 2280 people in the village are literate, among them 1310 are male and 970 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Debpur is 67%. 75% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Debpur

Total Male Female
Change 14 13 15
2011 67 75 58
2001 53 63 42

Workers profile

Debpur has 47% (1846) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 30% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Debpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47 35 12 53
Male 65 58 7 35
Female 30 13 17 70