Nijtaraf Population, Caste, Working Data Koch Bihar, West Bengal - Census 2011

Nijtaraf is a village situated in Haldibari block of Koch Bihar district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 565 families residing in the village Nijtaraf. The total population of Nijtaraf is 2,448 out of which 1,264 are males and 1,184 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nijtaraf is 937.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Nijtaraf village is 328 which is 13% of the total population. There are 174 male children and 154 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nijtaraf is 885 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (937) of Nijtaraf village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nijtaraf is 69.5%. Thus Nijtaraf village has a higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Koch Bihar district. The male literacy rate is 74.86% and the female literacy rate is 63.88% in Nijtaraf village.

Sex Ratio

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

Nijtaraf Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 328 174 154
Literacy 69.53% 74.86% 63.88%
Scheduled Caste 2,131 1,108 1,023
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 974 448 526

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 87.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Nijtaraf village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Nijtaraf village out of total population, 955 were engaged in work activities. 80.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 955 workers engaged in Main Work, 445 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 187 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 771 718 53
Cultivators 445 437 8
Agriculture Labourer 187 157 30
Household Industries 3 2 1
Other Workers 136 122 14
Marginal Workers 184 74 110
Non Working 1,493 472 1,021

Map of Nijtaraf, Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Nijtaraf, Haldibari

Below are the list of villages near Nijtaraf village in Haldibari.