Damsibad Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Damsibad is a large village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 547 families residing. The Damsibad village has population of 2437 of which 1239 are males while 1198 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Damsibad village population of children with age 0-6 is 318 which makes up 13.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Damsibad village is 967 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Damsibad as per census is 916, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Damsibad village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Damsibad village was 73.76 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Damsibad Male literacy stands at 81.73 % while female literacy rate was 65.58 %.

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

Damsibad Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 547 - -
Population 2,437 1,239 1,198
Child (0-6) 318 166 152
Schedule Caste 775 405 370
Schedule Tribe 1,372 697 675
Literacy 73.76 % 81.73 % 65.58 %
Total Workers 856 692 164
Main Worker 657 - -
Marginal Worker 199 106 93

Caste Factor

In Damsibad village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 56.30 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 31.80 % of total population in Damsibad village.

Work Profile

In Damsibad village out of total population, 856 were engaged in work activities. 76.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 856 workers engaged in Main Work, 287 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 181 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