Uttar Putimari Village, with population of 1806 is Maynaguri sub district's the 12th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Uttar Putimari village is 1 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1657 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Uttar Putimari village to Maynaguri is 17 km. Pin code of Uttar Putimari village is 735305.

Demographics

The village is home to 1806 people, among them 942 (52%) are male and 864 (48%) are female. 13% of the whole population are from general caste, 87% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uttar Putimari village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 421 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uttar Putimari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,806 227 1,579 0 236
Male 942 119 823 0 129
Female 864 108 756 0 107

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1485. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.9% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 21.4%. General caste population has increased by 32.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.2% and child population has increased by 18.6% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 33 20 0 19
Male 21 14 23 0 29
Female 22 61 18 0 8

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 919. There are 829 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 161 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Putimari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 264 -36 0 -161
2011 917 908 919 0 829
2001 914 644 955 0 990

Literacy

Total 1170 people in the village are literate, among them 660 are male and 510 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uttar Putimari is 75%. 81% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Putimari

Total Male Female
Change 10 5 16
2011 75 81 67
2001 65 76 52

Workers profile

Uttar Putimari has 45% (809) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 36% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uttar Putimari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 26 19 55
Male 53 45 8 47
Female 36 5 31 64