Jikabari is a medium size village located in Mekliganj Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 131 families residing. The Jikabari village has population of 555 of which 294 are males while 261 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Jikabari village population of children with age 0-6 is 78 which makes up 14.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jikabari village is 888 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Jikabari as per census is 902, lower than West Bengal average of 956.
Jikabari village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Jikabari village was 62.26 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Jikabari Male literacy stands at 71.15 % while female literacy rate was 52.23 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jikabari 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 Jikabari village.
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In Jikabari village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 97.66 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.80 % of total population in Jikabari village.
In Jikabari village out of total population, 171 were engaged in work activities. 97.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 171 workers engaged in Main Work, 117 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 31 were Agricultural labourer.