Dakshin Baragila Village, with population of 2620 is Maynaguri sub district's the 26th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dakshin Baragila village is 4 km2 and it is the 33rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 589 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Dakshin Baragila village to Maynaguri is 5 km. Pin code of Dakshin Baragila village is 735224. 0.02 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2620 people, among them 1372 (52%) are male and 1248 (48%) are female. 33% of the whole population are from general caste, 67% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dakshin Baragila village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 587 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dakshin Baragila

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,620 877 1,743 0 354
Male 1,372 451 921 0 188
Female 1,248 426 822 0 166

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2272. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.8% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of 15.8%. General caste population has increased by 29.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.3% and child population has decreased by -5.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Baragila

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 29 9 0 -6
Male 16 25 12 0 -6
Female 15 34 7 0 -6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 893. There are 883 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Baragila

Total General SC ST Child
Change -7 67 -41 0 -6
2011 910 945 893 0 883
2001 917 878 934 0 889

Literacy

Total 1581 people in the village are literate, among them 900 are male and 681 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dakshin Baragila is 70%. 76% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Baragila

Total Male Female
Change 5 -1 11
2011 70 76 63
2001 65 77 52

Workers profile

Dakshin Baragila has 34% (888) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 8% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dakshin Baragila

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 31 3 66
Male 57 55 2 43
Female 9 5 4 92