Gartali Jalpes Village, with population of 1696 is Maynaguri sub district's the 11th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Gartali Jalpes village is 2 km2 and it is the 6th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 737 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Gartali Jalpes village to Maynaguri is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gartali Jalpes village is 735235.

Demographics

The village is home to 1696 people, among them 855 (50%) are male and 841 (50%) are female. 26% of the whole population are from general caste, 74% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gartali Jalpes village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 420 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gartali Jalpes

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,696 438 1,248 10 208
Male 855 218 634 3 107
Female 841 220 614 7 101

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1476. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.8% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of 16%. General caste population has increased by 4.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18% and child population has decreased by -2.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gartali Jalpes

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.9% 4.8% 18% 0% -2.8%
Male 16% 6.9% 18.9% 0% 5.9%
Female 13.8% 2.8% 17% 0% -10.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 984 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1009, in schedule caste is 968 and in schedule tribe is 2333. There are 944 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 175 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gartali Jalpes

Total General SC ST Child
Change -19 -40 -17 2333 -175
2011 984 1009 968 2333 944
2001 1003 1049 985 0 1119

Literacy

Total 1158 people in the village are literate, among them 623 are male and 535 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gartali Jalpes is 78%. 83% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gartali Jalpes

Total Male Female
Change -0.6% -3.8% 2.7%
2011 77.8% 83.3% 72.3%
2001 78.4% 87.1% 69.6%

Workers profile

Gartali Jalpes has 39% (668) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 22% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gartali Jalpes

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.4% 32.8% 6.6% 60.6%
Male 56.4% 55.7% 0.7% 43.6%
Female 22.1% 9.5% 12.6% 77.9%