Uttar Marichbari Village, with population of 6174 is Maynaguri sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Uttar Marichbari village is 5 km2 and it is the 21st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1129 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Uttar Marichbari which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Domohani and distance from Uttar Marichbari village to Domohani is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Uttar Marichbari village is 735302.

Demographics

The village is home to 6174 people, among them 3170 (51%) are male and 3004 (49%) are female. 22% of the whole population are from general caste, 77% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uttar Marichbari village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1414 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uttar Marichbari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,174 1,341 4,770 63 632
Male 3,170 688 2,453 29 324
Female 3,004 653 2,317 34 308

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4918. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.6% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 23.6%. General caste population has increased by 23.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 142.3% and child population has decreased by -13.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Marichbari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26 24 25 142 -14
Male 24 17 25 61 -10
Female 28 32 25 325 -18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 948 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 945 and in schedule tribe is 1172. There are 951 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 91 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Marichbari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 30 112 -2 728 -91
2011 948 949 945 1,172 951
2001 918 837 947 444 1,042

Literacy

Total 4198 people in the village are literate, among them 2369 are male and 1829 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uttar Marichbari is 76%. 83% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Marichbari

Total Male Female
Change 6 3 10
2011 76 83 68
2001 69 80 58

Workers profile

Uttar Marichbari has 34% (2107) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 11% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uttar Marichbari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 26 8 66
Male 56 46 10 44
Female 11 5 7 89