Paschim Baragila Village, with population of 1873 is Maynaguri sub district's the 14th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Paschim Baragila village is 5 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 349 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Paschim Baragila village to Maynaguri is 2 km. Pin code of Paschim Baragila village is 735224. 0.01 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1873 people, among them 962 (51%) are male and 911 (49%) are female. 32% of the whole population are from general caste, 68% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paschim Baragila village is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 417 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paschim Baragila

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,873 601 1,272 0 298
Male 962 316 646 0 157
Female 911 285 626 0 141

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -8.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2051. Female population growth rate of the village is -8.8% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of -8.6%. General caste population has decreased by -18.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3% and child population has decreased by -20.7% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -9 -19 -3 0 -21
Male -9 -15 -5 0 -20
Female -9 -23 -1 0 -22

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 969. There are 898 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Baragila

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -95 45 0 -20
2011 947 902 969 0 898
2001 950 997 924 0 918

Literacy

Total 1168 people in the village are literate, among them 658 are male and 510 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paschim Baragila is 74%. 82% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Baragila

Total Male Female
Change 17 12 23
2011 74 82 66
2001 57 69 44

Workers profile

Paschim Baragila has 37% (691) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 17% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paschim Baragila

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 23 14 63
Male 55 42 13 45
Female 18 4 14 83