Baskotal Population - Koch Bihar, West Bengal

Baskotal is a medium size village located in Dinhata - II Block of Koch Bihar district, West Bengal with total 474 families residing. The Baskotal village has population of 1832 of which 978 are males while 854 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Baskotal village population of children with age 0-6 is 232 which makes up 12.66 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Baskotal village is 873 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Baskotal as per census is 798, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Baskotal village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Baskotal village was 66.63 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Baskotal Male literacy stands at 75.15 % while female literacy rate was 56.99 %.

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

Baskotal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 474 - -
Population 1,832 978 854
Child (0-6) 232 129 103
Schedule Caste 909 486 423
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.63 % 75.15 % 56.99 %
Total Workers 714 586 128
Main Worker 671 - -
Marginal Worker 43 33 10

Caste Factor

In Baskotal village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.62 % of total population in Baskotal village. The village Baskotal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Baskotal village out of total population, 714 were engaged in work activities. 93.98 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.02 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 714 workers engaged in Main Work, 361 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 274 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