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Gokulnagar Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Gokulnagar is a large village located in Falakata Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 912 families residing. The Gokulnagar village has population of 3924 of which 2038 are males while 1886 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gokulnagar village population of children with age 0-6 is 516 which makes up 13.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gokulnagar village is 925 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Gokulnagar as per census is 1024, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Gokulnagar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Gokulnagar village was 68.90 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Gokulnagar Male literacy stands at 76.22 % while female literacy rate was 60.86 %.

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

Gokulnagar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 912 - -
Population 3,924 2,038 1,886
Child (0-6) 516 255 261
Schedule Caste 2,014 1,050 964
Schedule Tribe 320 174 146
Literacy 68.90 % 76.22 % 60.86 %
Total Workers 1,369 1,115 254
Main Worker 1,184 - -
Marginal Worker 185 97 88

Caste Factor

In Gokulnagar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 51.33 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.15 % of total population in Gokulnagar village.

Work Profile

In Gokulnagar village out of total population, 1369 were engaged in work activities. 86.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1369 workers engaged in Main Work, 470 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 524 were Agricultural labourer.