Betbari Tea Garden Village, with population of 1183 is Mal sub district's the 24th least populous village, located in Mal sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Betbari Tea Garden village is 3 km2 and it is the 17th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 433 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Betbari Tea Garden which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Mal and distance from Betbari Tea Garden village to Mal is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Betbari Tea Garden village is 735209.

Demographics

The village is home to 1183 people, among them 553 (47%) are male and 630 (53%) are female. 3% of the whole population are from general caste and 97% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Betbari Tea Garden village is 12%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 257 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Betbari Tea Garden

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,183 39 0 1,144 141
Male 553 15 0 538 59
Female 630 24 0 606 82

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1260. Female population growth rate of the village is -1.9% which is 8.6% higher than male population growth rate of -10.5%. General caste population has decreased by -82.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 11.4% and child population has decreased by -40% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Betbari Tea Garden

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6.1% -82.7% -100% 11.4% -40%
Male -10.5% -87.3% -100% 8.5% -50.4%
Female -1.9% -77.8% -100% 14.1% -29.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1139 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1600, and in schedule tribe is 1126. There are 1390 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 100 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 415 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Betbari Tea Garden

Total General SC ST Child
Change 100 685 -750 55 415
2011 1139 1600 0 1126 1390
2001 1039 915 750 1071 975

Literacy

Total 598 people in the village are literate, among them 327 are male and 271 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Betbari Tea Garden is 57%. 66% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Betbari Tea Garden

Total Male Female
Change 14.3% 7.3% 21.4%
2011 57.4% 66.2% 49.5%
2001 43.1% 58.9% 28.1%

Workers profile

Betbari Tea Garden has 33% (388) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 25% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Betbari Tea Garden

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.8% 31.2% 1.6% 67.2%
Male 42% 39.6% 2.4% 58%
Female 24.8% 23.8% 1% 75.2%