Dangi Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Dangi is a medium size village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 379 families residing. The Dangi village has population of 1610 of which 816 are males while 794 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dangi village population of children with age 0-6 is 245 which makes up 15.22 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dangi village is 973 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dangi as per census is 842, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Dangi village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dangi village was 59.12 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dangi Male literacy stands at 63.98 % while female literacy rate was 54.25 %.

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

Dangi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 379 - -
Population 1,610 816 794
Child (0-6) 245 133 112
Schedule Caste 633 311 322
Schedule Tribe 715 370 345
Literacy 59.12 % 63.98 % 54.25 %
Total Workers 775 445 330
Main Worker 542 - -
Marginal Worker 233 55 178

Caste Factor

In Dangi village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 44.41 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 39.32 % of total population in Dangi village.

Work Profile

In Dangi village out of total population, 775 were engaged in work activities. 69.94 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.06 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 775 workers engaged in Main Work, 344 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 152 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