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Chuakhola Population - Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Chuakhola is a large village located in Falakata Block of Jalpaiguri district, West Bengal with total 1947 families residing. The Chuakhola village has population of 8149 of which 4229 are males while 3920 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chuakhola village population of children with age 0-6 is 937 which makes up 11.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chuakhola village is 927 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Chuakhola as per census is 932, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Chuakhola village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Chuakhola village was 81.31 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Chuakhola Male literacy stands at 86.03 % while female literacy rate was 76.21 %.

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

Chuakhola Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,947 - -
Population 8,149 4,229 3,920
Child (0-6) 937 485 452
Schedule Caste 3,732 1,922 1,810
Schedule Tribe 244 131 113
Literacy 81.31 % 86.03 % 76.21 %
Total Workers 3,166 2,502 664
Main Worker 2,878 - -
Marginal Worker 288 127 161

Caste Factor

In Chuakhola village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.80 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.99 % of total population in Chuakhola village.

Work Profile

In Chuakhola village out of total population, 3166 were engaged in work activities. 90.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3166 workers engaged in Main Work, 519 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 559 were Agricultural labourer.