Icha Forest Population - Darjiling, West Bengal

Icha Forest is a small village located in Kalimpong - II Block of Darjiling district, West Bengal with total 33 families residing. The Icha Forest village has population of 165 of which 87 are males while 78 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Icha Forest village population of children with age 0-6 is 25 which makes up 15.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Icha Forest village is 897 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Icha Forest as per census is 389, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Icha Forest village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Icha Forest village was 72.86 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Icha Forest Male literacy stands at 76.81 % while female literacy rate was 69.01 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Icha 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 Icha Forest village.

Icha Forest Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 33 - -
Population 165 87 78
Child (0-6) 25 18 7
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 96 49 47
Literacy 72.86 % 76.81 % 69.01 %
Total Workers 71 46 25
Main Worker 11 - -
Marginal Worker 60 37 23

Caste Factor

In Icha Forest village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 58.18 % of total population in Icha Forest village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Icha Forest village of Darjiling.

Work Profile

In Icha Forest village out of total population, 71 were engaged in work activities. 15.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 84.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 71 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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