Dhalajhora Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Dhalajhora is a large village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 486 families residing. The Dhalajhora village has population of 2136 of which 1088 are males while 1048 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhalajhora village population of children with age 0-6 is 258 which makes up 12.08 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhalajhora village is 963 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhalajhora as per census is 925, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Dhalajhora village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhalajhora village was 71.35 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dhalajhora Male literacy stands at 77.57 % while female literacy rate was 64.94 %.

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

Dhalajhora Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 486 - -
Population 2,136 1,088 1,048
Child (0-6) 258 134 124
Schedule Caste 294 151 143
Schedule Tribe 1,267 650 617
Literacy 71.35 % 77.57 % 64.94 %
Total Workers 963 573 390
Main Worker 518 - -
Marginal Worker 445 156 289

Caste Factor

In Dhalajhora village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 59.32 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 13.76 % of total population in Dhalajhora village.

Work Profile

In Dhalajhora village out of total population, 963 were engaged in work activities. 53.79 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.21 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 963 workers engaged in Main Work, 268 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 124 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