Chepani Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Chepani is a large village located in Alipurduar - II Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 697 families residing. The Chepani village has population of 2882 of which 1515 are males while 1367 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chepani village population of children with age 0-6 is 332 which makes up 11.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chepani village is 902 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chepani as per census is 964, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Chepani village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chepani village was 76.90 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chepani Male literacy stands at 82.24 % while female literacy rate was 70.93 %.

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

Chepani Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 697 - -
Population 2,882 1,515 1,367
Child (0-6) 332 169 163
Schedule Caste 1,236 653 583
Schedule Tribe 122 65 57
Literacy 76.90 % 82.24 % 70.93 %
Total Workers 1,095 834 261
Main Worker 838 - -
Marginal Worker 257 117 140

Caste Factor

In Chepani village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.89 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.23 % of total population in Chepani village.

Work Profile

In Chepani village out of total population, 1095 were engaged in work activities. 76.53 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.47 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1095 workers engaged in Main Work, 228 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 296 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