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Dalgaon Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Dalgaon is a large village located in Falakata Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 685 families residing. The Dalgaon village has population of 2975 of which 1479 are males while 1496 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dalgaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 392 which makes up 13.18 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dalgaon village is 1011 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Dalgaon as per census is 1108, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Dalgaon village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Dalgaon village was 65.27 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Dalgaon Male literacy stands at 73.40 % while female literacy rate was 57.13 %.

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

Dalgaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 685 - -
Population 2,975 1,479 1,496
Child (0-6) 392 186 206
Schedule Caste 1,100 564 536
Schedule Tribe 1,365 669 696
Literacy 65.27 % 73.40 % 57.13 %
Total Workers 1,096 856 240
Main Worker 766 - -
Marginal Worker 330 185 145

Caste Factor

In Dalgaon village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 45.88 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 36.97 % of total population in Dalgaon village.

Work Profile

In Dalgaon village out of total population, 1096 were engaged in work activities. 69.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1096 workers engaged in Main Work, 247 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 353 were Agricultural labourer.