Mahakalguri Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Mahakalguri is a medium size village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 442 families residing. The Mahakalguri village has population of 1917 of which 1014 are males while 903 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mahakalguri village population of children with age 0-6 is 219 which makes up 11.42 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahakalguri village is 891 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahakalguri as per census is 840, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Mahakalguri village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahakalguri village was 72.32 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Mahakalguri Male literacy stands at 78.44 % while female literacy rate was 65.50 %.

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

Mahakalguri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 442 - -
Population 1,917 1,014 903
Child (0-6) 219 119 100
Schedule Caste 30 13 17
Schedule Tribe 363 189 174
Literacy 72.32 % 78.44 % 65.50 %
Total Workers 762 596 166
Main Worker 647 - -
Marginal Worker 115 51 64

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 18.94 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.56 % of total population in Mahakalguri village.

Work Profile

In Mahakalguri village out of total population, 762 were engaged in work activities. 84.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 762 workers engaged in Main Work, 112 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