Uttar Bhuskadanga Village, with population of 3920 is Maynaguri sub district's the 29th most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Uttar Bhuskadanga village is 5 km2 and it is the 30th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 767 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Uttar Bhuskadanga village to Maynaguri is 10 km. Pin code of Uttar Bhuskadanga village is 735305.

Demographics

The village is home to 3920 people, among them 2026 (52%) are male and 1894 (48%) are female. 29% of the whole population are from general caste, 71% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uttar Bhuskadanga village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 949 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uttar Bhuskadanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,920 1,134 2,785 1 552
Male 2,026 583 1,443 0 279
Female 1,894 551 1,342 1 273

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3247. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.4% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 19.2%. General caste population has increased by 18.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.5% and child population has increased by 2.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Bhuskadanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 19 22 0 2
Male 19 17 20 0 -6
Female 22 21 23 0 12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 930. There are 978 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 157 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Bhuskadanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 37 18 0 157
2011 935 945 930 0 978
2001 911 908 912 0 821

Literacy

Total 2573 people in the village are literate, among them 1434 are male and 1139 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uttar Bhuskadanga is 76%. 82% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uttar Bhuskadanga

Total Male Female
Change 8 2 15
2011 76 82 70
2001 68 80 56

Workers profile

Uttar Bhuskadanga has 37% (1459) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 16% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uttar Bhuskadanga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 30 8 63
Male 57 51 7 43
Female 16 7 9 84