Dakshin Madhabdanga Village, with population of 3802 is Maynaguri sub district's the 32nd most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dakshin Madhabdanga village is 5 km2 and it is the 34th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 765 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Dakshin Madhabdanga village to Maynaguri is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dakshin Madhabdanga village is 735224.

Demographics

The village is home to 3802 people, among them 1960 (52%) are male and 1842 (48%) are female. 11% of the whole population are from general caste, 89% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dakshin Madhabdanga village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 957 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dakshin Madhabdanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,802 402 3,393 7 508
Male 1,960 214 1,743 3 258
Female 1,842 188 1,650 4 250

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3155. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.1% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of 20.9%. General caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 40% and child population has increased by 4.1% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.5% 13.9% 21.3% 40% 4.1%
Male 20.9% 12.6% 22.1% 0% 6.6%
Female 20.1% 15.3% 20.5% 100% 1.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 940 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 879, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 969 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Madhabdanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 21 -12 666 -48
2011 940 879 947 1333 969
2001 946 858 959 667 1017

Literacy

Total 2604 people in the village are literate, among them 1472 are male and 1132 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dakshin Madhabdanga is 79%. 86% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dakshin Madhabdanga

Total Male Female
Change 9.8% 2.4% 17.7%
2011 79.1% 86.5% 71.1%
2001 69.3% 84.1% 53.4%

Workers profile

Dakshin Madhabdanga has 35% (1332) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 13% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dakshin Madhabdanga

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35% 30.6% 4.4% 65%
Male 55.8% 54.2% 1.6% 44.2%
Female 12.9% 5.5% 7.4% 87.1%