Simulguri Population - Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Simulguri is a large village located in Cooch Behar - I Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 538 families residing. The Simulguri village has population of 2329 of which 1197 are males while 1132 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Simulguri village population of children with age 0-6 is 301 which makes up 12.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Simulguri village is 946 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Simulguri as per census is 993, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Simulguri village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Simulguri village was 73.67 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Simulguri Male literacy stands at 78.20 % while female literacy rate was 68.84 %.

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

Simulguri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 538 - -
Population 2,329 1,197 1,132
Child (0-6) 301 151 150
Schedule Caste 1,488 765 723
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.67 % 78.20 % 68.84 %
Total Workers 695 641 54
Main Worker 667 - -
Marginal Worker 28 15 13

Caste Factor

In Simulguri village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 63.89 % of total population in Simulguri village. The village Simulguri currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Simulguri village out of total population, 695 were engaged in work activities. 95.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 695 workers engaged in Main Work, 166 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 287 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