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Malsagaon Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Malsagaon is a large village located in Falakata Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 911 families residing. The Malsagaon village has population of 3926 of which 1985 are males while 1941 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Malsagaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 538 which makes up 13.70 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Malsagaon village is 978 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Malsagaon as per census is 949, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Malsagaon village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Malsagaon village was 63.28 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Malsagaon Male literacy stands at 69.81 % while female literacy rate was 56.64 %.

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

Malsagaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 911 - -
Population 3,926 1,985 1,941
Child (0-6) 538 276 262
Schedule Caste 2,747 1,375 1,372
Schedule Tribe 340 182 158
Literacy 63.28 % 69.81 % 56.64 %
Total Workers 1,710 1,154 556
Main Worker 1,171 - -
Marginal Worker 539 227 312

Caste Factor

In Malsagaon village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 69.97 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.66 % of total population in Malsagaon village.

Work Profile

In Malsagaon village out of total population, 1710 were engaged in work activities. 68.48 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.52 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1710 workers engaged in Main Work, 366 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 577 were Agricultural labourer.