Ghegirghat Population - Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Ghegirghat is a large village located in Cooch Behar - I Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 637 families residing. The Ghegirghat village has population of 2545 of which 1344 are males while 1201 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghegirghat village population of children with age 0-6 is 286 which makes up 11.24 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghegirghat village is 894 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghegirghat as per census is 788, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Ghegirghat village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghegirghat village was 78.71 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Ghegirghat Male literacy stands at 84.54 % while female literacy rate was 72.28 %.

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

Ghegirghat Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 637 - -
Population 2,545 1,344 1,201
Child (0-6) 286 160 126
Schedule Caste 269 130 139
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 78.71 % 84.54 % 72.28 %
Total Workers 1,251 818 433
Main Worker 1,181 - -
Marginal Worker 70 26 44

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.57 % of total population in Ghegirghat village. The village Ghegirghat currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Ghegirghat village out of total population, 1251 were engaged in work activities. 94.40 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.60 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1251 workers engaged in Main Work, 178 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 247 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