Khalaigaon Population - Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Khalaigaon is a medium size village located in Mathabhanga - II Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 295 families residing. The Khalaigaon village has population of 1240 of which 657 are males while 583 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Khalaigaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 148 which makes up 11.94 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Khalaigaon village is 887 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Khalaigaon as per census is 873, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Khalaigaon village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Khalaigaon village was 62.27 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Khalaigaon Male literacy stands at 69.55 % while female literacy rate was 54.09 %.

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

Khalaigaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 295 - -
Population 1,240 657 583
Child (0-6) 148 79 69
Schedule Caste 1,206 637 569
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 62.27 % 69.55 % 54.09 %
Total Workers 653 445 208
Main Worker 412 - -
Marginal Worker 241 73 168

Caste Factor

In Khalaigaon village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 97.26 % of total population in Khalaigaon village. The village Khalaigaon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Khalaigaon village out of total population, 653 were engaged in work activities. 63.09 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.91 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 653 workers engaged in Main Work, 145 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 213 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