Kumarpara Village, with population of 5336 is Maynaguri sub district's the 12th most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Kumarpara village is 6 km2 and it is the 15th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 842 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Gondobarinm and distance from Kumarpara village to Gondobarinm is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kumarpara village is 735302.

Demographics

The village is home to 5336 people, among them 2753 (52%) are male and 2583 (48%) are female. 17% of the whole population are from general caste, 83% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kumarpara village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1153 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kumarpara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,336 899 4,431 6 797
Male 2,753 431 2,317 5 402
Female 2,583 468 2,114 1 395

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4684. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.7% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 14.1%. General caste population has increased by 26.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.6% and child population has increased by 3.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kumarpara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 26 12 0 3
Male 14 21 13 0 -3
Female 14 32 10 0 11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1086, in schedule caste is 912 and in schedule tribe is 200. There are 983 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 123 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kumarpara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 86 -20 200 123
2011 938 1,086 912 200 983
2001 942 1,000 932 0 860

Literacy

Total 3421 people in the village are literate, among them 1934 are male and 1487 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kumarpara is 75%. 82% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kumarpara

Total Male Female
Change 10 6 14
2011 75 82 68
2001 65 76 54

Workers profile

Kumarpara has 35% (1874) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 12% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kumarpara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 26 10 65
Male 57 46 11 43
Female 12 4 8 88