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

Petlaepra is a village situated in Sitalkuchi block of Koch Bihar district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 1,176 families residing in the village Petlaepra. The total population of Petlaepra is 5,261 out of which 2,670 are males and 2,591 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Petlaepra is 970.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Petlaepra village is 841 which is 16% of the total population. There are 434 male children and 407 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Petlaepra is 938 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (970) of Petlaepra village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Petlaepra is 69.8%. Thus Petlaepra village has a higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Koch Bihar district. The male literacy rate is 75.22% and the female literacy rate is 64.19% in Petlaepra village.

Sex Ratio

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

Petlaepra Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 841 434 407
Literacy 69.77% 75.22% 64.19%
Scheduled Caste 1,149 583 566
Scheduled Tribe 4 3 1
Illiterate 2,177 988 1,189

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Petlaepra village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Petlaepra village out of total population, 2,064 were engaged in work activities. 77.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,064 workers engaged in Main Work, 814 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 622 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,604 1,285 319
Cultivators 814 746 68
Agriculture Labourer 622 402 220
Household Industries 12 9 3
Other Workers 156 128 28
Marginal Workers 460 117 343
Non Working 3,197 1,268 1,929

Map of Petlaepra, Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Petlaepra, Sitalkuchi

Below are the list of villages near Petlaepra village in Sitalkuchi.