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Gorbhanga Population - Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Gorbhanga is a medium size village located in Tufanganj - II Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 310 families residing. The Gorbhanga village has population of 1416 of which 743 are males while 673 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gorbhanga village population of children with age 0-6 is 172 which makes up 12.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gorbhanga village is 906 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Gorbhanga as per census is 1024, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Gorbhanga village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Gorbhanga village was 81.35 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Gorbhanga Male literacy stands at 87.84 % while female literacy rate was 74.06 %.

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

Gorbhanga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 310 - -
Population 1,416 743 673
Child (0-6) 172 85 87
Schedule Caste 492 260 232
Schedule Tribe 1 0 1
Literacy 81.35 % 87.84 % 74.06 %
Total Workers 675 465 210
Main Worker 375 - -
Marginal Worker 300 131 169

Caste Factor

Gorbhanga village of Koch Bihar has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.75 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.07 % of total population in Gorbhanga village.

Work Profile

In Gorbhanga village out of total population, 675 were engaged in work activities. 55.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 675 workers engaged in Main Work, 254 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 81 were Agricultural labourer.