Paschim Harmati Village, with population of 4344 is Maynaguri sub district's the 21st most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Paschim Harmati village is 5 km2 and it is the 39th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 907 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Paschim Harmati village to Maynaguri is 12 km. Pin code of Paschim Harmati village is 735305. 0.02 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 4344 people, among them 2258 (52%) are male and 2086 (48%) are female. 32% of the whole population are from general caste, 68% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paschim Harmati village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 979 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paschim Harmati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,344 1,380 2,958 6 481
Male 2,258 691 1,564 3 239
Female 2,086 689 1,394 3 242

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3330. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.3% which is -4.2% lower than male population growth rate of 32.5%. General caste population has increased by 18.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.8% and child population has decreased by -8.2% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31 18 37 0 -8
Male 33 17 41 0 -13
Female 28 20 33 0 -3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 924 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 997, in schedule caste is 891 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1013 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 101 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Harmati

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 26 -54 1,000 101
2011 924 997 891 1,000 1,013
2001 954 971 945 0 912

Literacy

Total 3110 people in the village are literate, among them 1727 are male and 1383 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paschim Harmati is 81%. 86% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Harmati

Total Male Female
Change 7 3 11
2011 81 86 75
2001 73 82 64

Workers profile

Paschim Harmati has 38% (1670) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 18% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paschim Harmati

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 31 8 62
Male 58 51 7 43
Female 18 9 9 82