Nimna Tandu Forest Village, with population of 720 is Maynaguri sub district's the 4th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Nimna Tandu Forest village is 39 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 19 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Nimna Tandu Forest village to Maynaguri is 10 km. Pin code of Nimna Tandu Forest village is 735224. 38.4 square kilometer (99%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 720 people, among them 387 (54%) are male and 333 (46%) are female. 13% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 85% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nimna Tandu Forest village is 17%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 152 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nimna Tandu Forest

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 720 90 17 613 122
Male 387 49 8 330 70
Female 333 41 9 283 52

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 650. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.8% which is -3.7% lower than male population growth rate of 12.5%. General caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -77%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.3% and child population has decreased by -1.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nimna Tandu Forest

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.8% 13.9% -77% 23.3% -1.6%
Male 12.5% 11.4% -77.1% 24.5% 1.4%
Female 8.8% 17.1% -76.9% 22% -5.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 860 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 837, in schedule caste is 1125 and in schedule tribe is 858. There are 743 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 54 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nimna Tandu Forest

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 42 11 -17 -54
2011 860 837 1125 858 743
2001 890 795 1114 875 797

Literacy

Total 431 people in the village are literate, among them 272 are male and 159 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nimna Tandu Forest is 72%. 86% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 24%. Male literacy has gone up by 22% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nimna Tandu Forest

Total Male Female
Change 24.6% 21.8% 27.1%
2011 72.1% 85.8% 56.6%
2001 47.5% 64% 29.5%

Workers profile

Nimna Tandu Forest has 28% (203) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 5% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nimna Tandu Forest

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.2% 27.8% 0.4% 71.8%
Male 48.3% 47.8% 0.5% 51.7%
Female 4.8% 4.5% 0.3% 95.2%