Purbba Baragila Village, with population of 3937 is Maynaguri sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Purbba Baragila village is 9 km2 and it is the 10th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 459 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Purbba Baragila village to Maynaguri is 10 km. Pin code of Purbba Baragila village is 735224. 0.04 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 3937 people, among them 2073 (53%) are male and 1864 (47%) are female. 8% of the whole population are from general caste, 91% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Purbba Baragila village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 854 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Purbba Baragila

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,937 323 3,563 51 588
Male 2,073 178 1,871 24 321
Female 1,864 145 1,692 27 267

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3014. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.7% which is -1.8% lower than male population growth rate of 31.5%. General caste population has increased by 45.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 45.7% and child population has increased by 16% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31 46 29 46 16
Male 32 51 30 14 26
Female 30 39 28 93 6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 815, in schedule caste is 904 and in schedule tribe is 1125. There are 832 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 156 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Purbba Baragila

Total General SC ST Child
Change -12 -66 -13 458 -156
2011 899 815 904 1,125 832
2001 911 881 917 667 988

Literacy

Total 2001 people in the village are literate, among them 1155 are male and 846 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Purbba Baragila is 60%. 66% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Purbba Baragila

Total Male Female
Change 7 -1 16
2011 60 66 53
2001 53 67 38

Workers profile

Purbba Baragila has 36% (1406) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 17% female population are working population. 44% 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 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Purbba Baragila

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 26 10 64
Male 52 44 8 48
Female 17 5 12 83