Ramsai Village, with population of 1974 is Maynaguri sub district's the 17th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Ramsai village is 6 km2 and it is the 14th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 309 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Ramsai village to Maynaguri is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ramsai village is 735219.

Demographics

The village is home to 1974 people, among them 1035 (52%) are male and 939 (48%) are female. 25% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste and 34% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ramsai village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 473 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ramsai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,974 489 823 662 286
Male 1,035 254 448 333 148
Female 939 235 375 329 138

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1769. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.3% which is -2.4% lower than male population growth rate of 12.7%. General caste population has increased by 16.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -12.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 61.1% and child population has decreased by -0.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ramsai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.6% 16.2% -12.2% 61.1% -0.7%
Male 12.7% 14.9% -8% 58.6% 0.7%
Female 10.3% 17.5% -16.7% 63.7% -2.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 925, in schedule caste is 837 and in schedule tribe is 988. There are 932 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ramsai

Total General SC ST Child
Change -20 20 -87 31 -27
2011 907 925 837 988 932
2001 927 905 924 957 959

Literacy

Total 1141 people in the village are literate, among them 681 are male and 460 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ramsai is 68%. 77% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ramsai

Total Male Female
Change 16.8% 14.2% 19.4%
2011 67.6% 76.8% 57.4%
2001 50.8% 62.6% 38%

Workers profile

Ramsai has 40% (787) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 25% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ramsai

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.9% 19.3% 20.6% 60.1%
Male 53.2% 28.3% 24.9% 46.8%
Female 25.1% 9.4% 15.8% 74.9%