Uttar Shalbari is a village situated in Dhupguri block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 434 families residing in the village Uttar Shalbari. The total population of Uttar Shalbari is 2,010 out of which 1,005 are males and 1,005 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Uttar Shalbari is 1,000.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Uttar Shalbari village is 330 which is 16% of the total population. There are 184 male children and 146 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Uttar Shalbari is 793 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,000) of Uttar Shalbari village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Uttar Shalbari is 66.4%. Thus Uttar Shalbari village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.5% of Jalpaiguri district. The male literacy rate is 74.3% and the female literacy rate is 58.79% in Uttar Shalbari village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Uttar Shalbari 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 Uttar Shalbari village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 31.9% of total population in Uttar Shalbari village.
In Uttar Shalbari village out of total population, 908 were engaged in work activities. 65.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 908 workers engaged in Main Work, 231 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 260 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Uttar Shalbari village in Dhupguri.
|Mogalkata Tea Garden||5,770|
|Totopara Tea Garden||3,208|
|Uttar Jhor Altagram||1,463|
|Haldibari Tea Garden||9,103|