Guptipara Village, with population of 2169 is Balagarh sub district's the 27th most populous village, located in Balagarh sub district of Hugli district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Guptipara village is 1 km2 and it is the 35th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2971 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kalna and distance from Guptipara village to Kalna is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Guptipara village is 712512.

Demographics

The village is home to 2169 people, among them 1090 (50%) are male and 1079 (50%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Guptipara village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 557 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Guptipara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,169 1,550 593 26 192
Male 1,090 784 292 14 96
Female 1,079 766 301 12 96

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2012. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.6% which is 9.2% higher than male population growth rate of 3.4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.9% and child population has increased by 2.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Guptipara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8 -3 41 0 3
Male 3 -7 40 0 8
Female 13 3 42 0 -2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 977, in schedule caste is 1031 and in schedule tribe is 857. There are 1000 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 81 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 101 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Guptipara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 81 94 17 857 -101
2011 990 977 1,031 857 1,000
2001 909 883 1,014 0 1,101

Literacy

Total 1659 people in the village are literate, among them 867 are male and 792 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Guptipara is 84%. 87% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Guptipara

Total Male Female
Change 5 5 6
2011 84 87 81
2001 79 83 74

Workers profile

Guptipara has 39% (845) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 17% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Guptipara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 34 5 61
Male 61 56 5 39
Female 17 12 5 83