Loknathpur Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Loknathpur is a large village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 870 families residing. The Loknathpur village has population of 3672 of which 1894 are males while 1778 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Loknathpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 498 which makes up 13.56 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Loknathpur village is 939 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Loknathpur as per census is 923, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Loknathpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Loknathpur village was 65.53 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Loknathpur Male literacy stands at 72.05 % while female literacy rate was 58.61 %.

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

Loknathpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 870 - -
Population 3,672 1,894 1,778
Child (0-6) 498 259 239
Schedule Caste 949 473 476
Schedule Tribe 1,199 631 568
Literacy 65.53 % 72.05 % 58.61 %
Total Workers 1,240 950 290
Main Worker 987 - -
Marginal Worker 253 105 148

Caste Factor

In Loknathpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 32.65 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 25.84 % of total population in Loknathpur village.

Work Profile

In Loknathpur village out of total population, 1240 were engaged in work activities. 79.60 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.40 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1240 workers engaged in Main Work, 222 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 402 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