Purba Chikliguri Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Purba Chikliguri is a large village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 1204 families residing. The Purba Chikliguri village has population of 4999 of which 2565 are males while 2434 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Purba Chikliguri village population of children with age 0-6 is 589 which makes up 11.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Purba Chikliguri village is 949 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Purba Chikliguri as per census is 970, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Purba Chikliguri village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Purba Chikliguri village was 73.29 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Purba Chikliguri Male literacy stands at 79.17 % while female literacy rate was 67.07 %.

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

Purba Chikliguri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,204 - -
Population 4,999 2,565 2,434
Child (0-6) 589 299 290
Schedule Caste 2,315 1,193 1,122
Schedule Tribe 86 46 40
Literacy 73.29 % 79.17 % 67.07 %
Total Workers 1,765 1,448 317
Main Worker 1,337 - -
Marginal Worker 428 251 177

Caste Factor

In Purba Chikliguri village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.31 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.72 % of total population in Purba Chikliguri village.

Work Profile

In Purba Chikliguri village out of total population, 1765 were engaged in work activities. 75.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1765 workers engaged in Main Work, 356 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 361 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