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

Paschim 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 420 families residing in the village Paschim Madarihat. The total population of Paschim Madarihat is 1,937 out of which 1,001 are males and 936 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paschim Madarihat is 935.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Paschim Madarihat village is 229 which is 12% of the total population. There are 116 male children and 113 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paschim Madarihat is 974 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (935) of Paschim Madarihat village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paschim Madarihat is 69%. Thus Paschim Madarihat village has a higher literacy rate compared to 64.5% of Jalpaiguri district. The male literacy rate is 75.71% and the female literacy rate is 61.73% in Paschim Madarihat village.

Sex Ratio

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

Paschim Madarihat Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 229 116 113
Literacy 68.97% 75.71% 61.73%
Scheduled Caste 297 149 148
Scheduled Tribe 875 461 414
Illiterate 759 331 428

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 45.2% of total population in Paschim Madarihat village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Paschim Madarihat village out of total population, 1,006 were engaged in work activities. 64.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,006 workers engaged in Main Work, 66 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 156 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 649 383 266
Cultivators 66 58 8
Agriculture Labourer 156 94 62
Household Industries 21 20 1
Other Workers 406 211 195
Marginal Workers 357 186 171
Non Working 931 432 499

Map of Paschim Madarihat, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Paschim Madarihat, Madarihat

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