Bara-Samdong is a village situated in Soreng sub-division of West District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 295 families residing in the village Bara-Samdong. The total population of Bara-Samdong is 1,385 out of which 707 are males and 678 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bara-Samdong is 959.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bara-Samdong village is 158 which is 11% of the total population. There are 79 male children and 79 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bara-Samdong is 1,000 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (959) of Bara-Samdong village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bara-Samdong is 81.9%. Thus Bara-Samdong village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.5% of West District district. The male literacy rate is 91.56% and the female literacy rate is 71.79% in Bara-Samdong village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bara-Samdong village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bara-Samdong village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 59.7% of total population in Bara-Samdong village.
In Bara-Samdong village out of total population, 1,078 were engaged in work activities. 49.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,078 workers engaged in Main Work, 426 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bara-Samdong village in Soreng.