Purbba Dangapara Population, Caste, Working Data Jalpaiguri, West Bengal - Census 2011

Purbba Dangapara is a village situated in Dhupguri block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 808 families residing in the village Purbba Dangapara. The total population of Purbba Dangapara is 3,747 out of which 1,895 are males and 1,852 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Purbba Dangapara is 977.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Purbba Dangapara village is 479 which is 13% of the total population. There are 262 male children and 217 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Purbba Dangapara is 828 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (977) of Purbba Dangapara village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Purbba Dangapara is 73.1%. Thus Purbba Dangapara village has a higher literacy rate compared to 64.5% of Jalpaiguri district. The male literacy rate is 79.24% and the female literacy rate is 66.97% in Purbba Dangapara village.

Sex Ratio

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

Purbba Dangapara Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 479 262 217
Literacy 73.1% 79.24% 66.97%
Scheduled Caste 2,369 1,207 1,162
Scheduled Tribe 1 0 1
Illiterate 1,358 601 757

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 63.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Purbba Dangapara village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Purbba Dangapara village out of total population, 1,241 were engaged in work activities. 77.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,241 workers engaged in Main Work, 342 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 479 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 958 851 107
Cultivators 342 326 16
Agriculture Labourer 479 411 68
Household Industries 2 2 0
Other Workers 135 112 23
Marginal Workers 283 123 160
Non Working 2,506 921 1,585

Map of Purbba Dangapara, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Nearby Villages to Purbba Dangapara, Dhupguri

Below are the list of villages near Purbba Dangapara village in Dhupguri.

Village Population
Gadang Dwitia Khanda 1,762
Paschim Salbari 4,824
Kazipara 4,442
Purbba Salbari 4,886
Kathapara 3,111
Jhar Salbari 5,899
Gadang Pratham Khanda 1,454
Jurapani 4,522
Dakshin Gosairhat 4,394
Pundibari 1,491