Dwarir Jangle Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Sandeshkhali - II sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Sandeshkhali - II sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dwarir Jangle village is 19 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 598 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Basirhat and distance from Dwarir Jangle village to Basirhat is 39 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dwarir Jangle village is 743446.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5760 (52%) are male and 5395 (48%) are female. 19% of the whole population are from general caste, 44% are from schedule caste and 37% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dwarir Jangle village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 2746 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dwarir Jangle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,155 2,139 4,893 4,123 1,321
Male 5,760 1,127 2,558 2,075 682
Female 5,395 1,012 2,335 2,048 639

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9680. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.6% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 14%. General caste population has decreased by -13.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 31.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.4% and child population has decreased by -3.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dwarir Jangle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.2% -13.7% 31.5% 18.4% -3.9%
Male 14% -12.9% 29.1% 16.8% -5.4%
Female 16.6% -14.6% 34.3% 20.2% -2.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 913 and in schedule tribe is 987. There are 937 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dwarir Jangle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 -18 36 28 30
2011 937 898 913 987 937
2001 916 916 877 959 907

Literacy

Total 6857 people in the village are literate, among them 3973 are male and 2884 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dwarir Jangle is 70%. 78% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dwarir Jangle

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 4.2% 13.2%
2011 69.7% 78.2% 60.6%
2001 61.3% 74% 47.4%

Workers profile

Dwarir Jangle has 45% (5000) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 32% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dwarir Jangle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.8% 20.2% 24.7% 55.2%
Male 56.9% 33.3% 23.6% 43.1%
Female 31.9% 6.1% 25.8% 68.1%