Mayrong Forest Population - Darjiling, West Bengal

Mayrong Forest is a medium size village located in Kalimpong - II Block of Darjiling district, West Bengal with total 71 families residing. The Mayrong Forest village has population of 366 of which 186 are males while 180 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mayrong Forest village population of children with age 0-6 is 48 which makes up 13.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mayrong Forest village is 968 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Mayrong Forest as per census is 1400, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Mayrong Forest village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Mayrong Forest village was 72.64 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Mayrong Forest Male literacy stands at 79.52 % while female literacy rate was 65.13 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mayrong Forest village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Mayrong Forest village.

Mayrong Forest Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 71 - -
Population 366 186 180
Child (0-6) 48 20 28
Schedule Caste 12 10 2
Schedule Tribe 227 112 115
Literacy 72.64 % 79.52 % 65.13 %
Total Workers 121 99 22
Main Worker 33 - -
Marginal Worker 88 70 18

Caste Factor

In Mayrong Forest village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 62.02 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.28 % of total population in Mayrong Forest village.

Work Profile

In Mayrong Forest village out of total population, 121 were engaged in work activities. 27.27 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 72.73 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 121 workers engaged in Main Work, 15 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149