Palla Khasmahal Population - Darjiling, West Bengal

Palla Khasmahal is a medium size village located in Kalimpong - II Block of Darjiling district, West Bengal with total 342 families residing. The Palla Khasmahal village has population of 1750 of which 884 are males while 866 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palla Khasmahal village population of children with age 0-6 is 183 which makes up 10.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palla Khasmahal village is 980 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Palla Khasmahal as per census is 1288, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Palla Khasmahal village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Palla Khasmahal village was 83.09 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Palla Khasmahal Male literacy stands at 89.18 % while female literacy rate was 76.67 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Palla Khasmahal 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 Palla Khasmahal village.

Palla Khasmahal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 342 - -
Population 1,750 884 866
Child (0-6) 183 80 103
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 644 326 318
Literacy 83.09 % 89.18 % 76.67 %
Total Workers 963 515 448
Main Worker 441 - -
Marginal Worker 522 130 392

Caste Factor

In Palla Khasmahal village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 36.80 % of total population in Palla Khasmahal village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Palla Khasmahal village of Darjiling.

Work Profile

In Palla Khasmahal village out of total population, 963 were engaged in work activities. 45.79 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 54.21 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 963 workers engaged in Main Work, 368 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14 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