Timberbong Population, Caste, Working Data West District, Sikkim - Census 2011

Timberbong is a village situated in Soreng sub-division of West District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 427 families residing in the village Timberbong. The total population of Timberbong is 2,156 out of which 1,078 are males and 1,078 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Timberbong is 1,000.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Timberbong village is 234 which is 11% of the total population. There are 119 male children and 115 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Timberbong is 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,000) of Timberbong village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Timberbong is 79.1%. Thus Timberbong village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.5% of West District district. The male literacy rate is 86.13% and the female literacy rate is 72.07% in Timberbong village.

Population
2,156
Families
427
Literacy
79.08%
Sex Ratio
1,000

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

Timberbong Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 234 119 115
Literacy 79.08% 86.13% 72.07%
Scheduled Caste 79 38 41
Scheduled Tribe 738 360 378
Illiterate 636 252 384

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 34.2% of total population in Timberbong village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Timberbong village out of total population, 964 were engaged in work activities. 70% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 964 workers engaged in Main Work, 471 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 675 493 182
Cultivators 471 337 134
Agriculture Labourer 17 14 3
Household Industries 9 4 5
Other Workers 178 138 40
Marginal Workers 289 91 198
Non Working 1,192 494 698

Map of Timberbong, West District, Sikkim


Nearby Villages to Timberbong, Soreng

Below are the list of villages near Timberbong village in Soreng.

Village Population
Upper Fambong 2,995
Tharpu 1,117
Dhalam 1,886
Soreng 3,818
Lower Fambong 723
Malbasey 2,888
Longchok 1,023
Mendo-Goan 925
Salyangdang 963
Chakung 1,859

Reference