Paschim Dangapara is a village situated in Dhupguri block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 431 families residing in the village Paschim Dangapara. The total population of Paschim Dangapara is 1,864 out of which 991 are males and 873 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paschim Dangapara is 881.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paschim Dangapara village is 257 which is 14% of the total population. There are 147 male children and 110 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paschim Dangapara is 748 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (881) of Paschim Dangapara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paschim Dangapara is 71.7%. Thus Paschim Dangapara village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.5% of Jalpaiguri district. The male literacy rate is 78.2% and the female literacy rate is 64.48% in Paschim Dangapara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paschim Dangapara 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 Paschim Dangapara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 87.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.1% of total population in Paschim Dangapara village.
In Paschim Dangapara village out of total population, 665 were engaged in work activities. 64.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 665 workers engaged in Main Work, 78 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 300 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paschim Dangapara village in Dhupguri.
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