Karipara Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Karipara is a medium size village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 209 families residing. The Karipara village has population of 861 of which 459 are males while 402 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Karipara village population of children with age 0-6 is 101 which makes up 11.73 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karipara village is 876 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Karipara as per census is 906, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Karipara village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Karipara village was 74.34 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Karipara Male literacy stands at 82.51 % while female literacy rate was 64.97 %.

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

Karipara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 209 - -
Population 861 459 402
Child (0-6) 101 53 48
Schedule Caste 187 93 94
Schedule Tribe 3 3 0
Literacy 74.34 % 82.51 % 64.97 %
Total Workers 340 270 70
Main Worker 314 - -
Marginal Worker 26 5 21

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.72 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.35 % of total population in Karipara village.

Work Profile

In Karipara village out of total population, 340 were engaged in work activities. 92.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 340 workers engaged in Main Work, 60 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 202 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