Uttar Dangapara Village, with population of 3832 is Maynaguri sub district's the 31st most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Uttar Dangapara village is 3 km2 and it is the 15th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1098 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Uttar Dangapara village to Maynaguri is 10 km. Pin code of Uttar Dangapara village is 735133.

Demographics

The village is home to 3832 people, among them 2001 (52%) are male and 1831 (48%) are female. 7% of the whole population are from general caste, 93% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uttar Dangapara village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 921 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uttar Dangapara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,832 260 3,566 6 476
Male 2,001 130 1,869 2 256
Female 1,831 130 1,697 4 220

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3287. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.4% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of 17.6%. General caste population has increased by 18.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.3% and child population has decreased by -15% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 18 16 0 -15
Male 18 22 17 0 -8
Female 15 15 15 0 -22

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 859 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 155 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Dangapara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -56 -16 2,000 -155
2011 915 1,000 908 2,000 859
2001 932 1,056 924 0 1,014

Literacy

Total 2322 people in the village are literate, among them 1344 are male and 978 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uttar Dangapara is 69%. 77% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Dangapara

Total Male Female
Change 3 -1 8
2011 69 77 61
2001 66 78 53

Workers profile

Uttar Dangapara has 39% (1496) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 20% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uttar Dangapara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 33 7 61
Male 57 49 7 43
Female 20 14 6 80