Dumchi Forest Population, Caste, Working Data Jalpaiguri, West Bengal - Census 2011

Dumchi Forest is a village situated in Madarihat block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 70 families residing in the village Dumchi Forest. The total population of Dumchi Forest is 327 out of which 170 are males and 157 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dumchi Forest is 924.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Dumchi Forest village is 37 which is 11% of the total population. There are 22 male children and 15 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dumchi Forest is 682 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (924) of Dumchi Forest village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dumchi Forest is 58.6%. Thus Dumchi Forest village has a lower literacy rate compared to 64.5% of Jalpaiguri district. The male literacy rate is 60.81% and the female literacy rate is 56.34% in Dumchi Forest village.

Sex Ratio

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

Dumchi Forest Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 37 22 15
Literacy 58.62% 60.81% 56.34%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 322 167 155
Illiterate 157 80 77

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.5% of total population in Dumchi Forest village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dumchi Forest village out of total population, 121 were engaged in work activities. 93.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 121 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 29 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 113 104 9
Cultivators 64 62 2
Agriculture Labourer 29 29 0
Household Industries 3 0 3
Other Workers 17 13 4
Marginal Workers 8 3 5
Non Working 206 63 143

Map of Dumchi Forest, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Dumchi Forest, Madarihat

Below are the list of villages near Dumchi Forest village in Madarihat.