Domohani Village, with population of 1507 is Maynaguri sub district's the 8th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Domohani village is 3 km2 and it is the 8th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 552 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Domohani and distance from Domohani village to Domohani is 5 km. Pin code of Domohani village is 735302.

Demographics

The village is home to 1507 people, among them 763 (51%) are male and 744 (49%) are female. 35% of the whole population are from general caste, 63% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Domohani village is 14%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 368 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Domohani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,507 532 952 23 213
Male 763 267 484 12 129
Female 744 265 468 11 84

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -20.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1889. Female population growth rate of the village is -19.8% which is 0.8% higher than male population growth rate of -20.6%. General caste population has decreased by -21.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -20.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 64.3% and child population has decreased by -33% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Domohani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -20 -22 -20 64 -33
Male -21 -23 -20 50 -15
Female -20 -21 -20 83 -50

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 975 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 993, in schedule caste is 967 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 651 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 455 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Domohani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 28 -2 167 -455
2011 975 993 967 917 651
2001 966 965 969 750 1,106

Literacy

Total 898 people in the village are literate, among them 482 are male and 416 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Domohani is 69%. 76% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Domohani

Total Male Female
Change 10 9 11
2011 69 76 63
2001 60 67 52

Workers profile

Domohani has 39% (581) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 22% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Domohani

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 28 10 61
Male 55 48 8 45
Female 22 8 13 78