Jharbaragila Village, with population of 5502 is Maynaguri sub district's the 11th most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Jharbaragila village is 7 km2 and it is the 13th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 846 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Jharbaragila village to Maynaguri is 10 km. Pin code of Jharbaragila village is 735224.

Demographics

The village is home to 5502 people, among them 2841 (52%) are male and 2661 (48%) are female. 26% of the whole population are from general caste, 71% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jharbaragila village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1301 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jharbaragila

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,502 1,455 3,882 165 665
Male 2,841 738 2,020 83 336
Female 2,661 717 1,862 82 329

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 115.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2554. Female population growth rate of the village is 111.7% which is -7.3% lower than male population growth rate of 119%. General caste population has increased by 112.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 124.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17% and child population has increased by 75.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jharbaragila

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 115 112 125 17 76
Male 119 108 135 3 86
Female 112 117 115 37 67

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 972, in schedule caste is 922 and in schedule tribe is 988. There are 979 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 109 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jharbaragila

Total General SC ST Child
Change -32 42 -85 247 -109
2011 937 972 922 988 979
2001 969 930 1,007 741 1,088

Literacy

Total 3651 people in the village are literate, among them 2044 are male and 1607 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jharbaragila is 75%. 82% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jharbaragila

Total Male Female
Change 12 8 17
2011 76 82 69
2001 63 74 52

Workers profile

Jharbaragila has 38% (2092) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 16% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jharbaragila

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 32 6 62
Male 58 51 8 42
Female 16 12 5 84