Grassmore Tea Garden Village, with population of 5563 is Nagrakata sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Nagrakata sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Grassmore Tea Garden village is 10 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 536 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Malbazar and distance from Grassmore Tea Garden village to Malbazar is 25 km. Pin code of Grassmore Tea Garden village is 735205.

Demographics

The village is home to 5563 people, among them 2661 (48%) are male and 2902 (52%) are female. 23% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 72% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Grassmore Tea Garden village is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1204 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Grassmore Tea Garden

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,563 1,287 249 4,027 796
Male 2,661 643 123 1,895 394
Female 2,902 644 126 2,132 402

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5144. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.7% which is 9.2% higher than male population growth rate of 3.5%. General caste population has decreased by -1.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.1% and child population has decreased by -2.8% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.1% -1.1% -0.8% 12.1% -2.8%
Male 3.5% -4.2% -2.4% 6.9% -7.7%
Female 12.7% 2.2% 0.8% 17.2% 2.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1091 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1002, in schedule caste is 1024 and in schedule tribe is 1125. There are 1020 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 89 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 102 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Grassmore Tea Garden

Total General SC ST Child
Change 89 63 32 99 102
2011 1091 1002 1024 1125 1020
2001 1002 939 992 1026 918

Literacy

Total 2663 people in the village are literate, among them 1556 are male and 1107 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Grassmore Tea Garden is 56%. 69% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Grassmore Tea Garden

Total Male Female
Change 19.2% 19.4% 19.8%
2011 55.9% 68.6% 44.3%
2001 36.7% 49.2% 24.5%

Workers profile

Grassmore Tea Garden has 45% (2500) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 44% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Grassmore Tea Garden

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.9% 31.7% 13.3% 55.1%
Male 46% 35.1% 10.9% 54%
Female 44% 28.5% 15.5% 56%