Dakshin Madarihat Population, Caste, Working Data Jalpaiguri, West Bengal - Census 2011

Dakshin Madarihat is a village situated in Madarihat block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 558 families residing in the village Dakshin Madarihat. The total population of Dakshin Madarihat is 2,453 out of which 1,270 are males and 1,183 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dakshin Madarihat is 931.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Dakshin Madarihat village is 285 which is 12% of the total population. There are 158 male children and 127 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dakshin Madarihat is 804 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (931) of Dakshin Madarihat village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dakshin Madarihat is 72.2%. Thus Dakshin Madarihat village has a higher literacy rate compared to 64.5% of Jalpaiguri district. The male literacy rate is 77.97% and the female literacy rate is 66.19% in Dakshin Madarihat village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dakshin Madarihat village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Dakshin Madarihat Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dakshin Madarihat village.

Total Male Female
Children 285 158 127
Literacy 72.23% 77.97% 66.19%
Scheduled Caste 1,502 784 718
Scheduled Tribe 293 137 156
Illiterate 887 403 484

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 61.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.9% of total population in Dakshin Madarihat village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dakshin Madarihat village out of total population, 906 were engaged in work activities. 78.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 906 workers engaged in Main Work, 196 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 85 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 712 584 128
Cultivators 196 189 7
Agriculture Labourer 85 63 22
Household Industries 8 5 3
Other Workers 423 327 96
Marginal Workers 194 105 89
Non Working 1,547 581 966

Map of Dakshin Madarihat, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Dakshin Madarihat, Madarihat

Below are the list of villages near Dakshin Madarihat village in Madarihat.