Nijtaraf Population - Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Nijtaraf is a large village located in Haldibari Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 565 families residing. The Nijtaraf village has population of 2448 of which 1264 are males while 1184 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nijtaraf village population of children with age 0-6 is 328 which makes up 13.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nijtaraf village is 937 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Nijtaraf as per census is 885, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Nijtaraf village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Nijtaraf village was 69.53 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Nijtaraf Male literacy stands at 74.86 % while female literacy rate was 63.88 %.

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

Nijtaraf Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 565 - -
Population 2,448 1,264 1,184
Child (0-6) 328 174 154
Schedule Caste 2,131 1,108 1,023
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 69.53 % 74.86 % 63.88 %
Total Workers 955 792 163
Main Worker 771 - -
Marginal Worker 184 74 110

Caste Factor

In Nijtaraf village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 87.05 % of total population in Nijtaraf village. The village Nijtaraf currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Nijtaraf village out of total population, 955 were engaged in work activities. 80.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 955 workers engaged in Main Work, 445 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 187 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