Paschim Salbari Village, with population of 1821 is Maynaguri sub district's the 13th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Paschim Salbari village is 3 km2 and it is the 13th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 564 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Paschim Salbari village to Maynaguri is 12 km. Pin code of Paschim Salbari village is 735210.

Demographics

The village is home to 1821 people, among them 934 (51%) are male and 887 (49%) are female. 21% of the whole population are from general caste, 79% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paschim Salbari village is 12%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 401 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paschim Salbari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,821 382 1,439 0 218
Male 934 190 744 0 101
Female 887 192 695 0 117

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1660. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.6% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 8.9%. General caste population has decreased by -5.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.5% and child population has decreased by -26.6% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 -5 15 0 -27
Male 9 -5 13 0 -35
Female 11 -5 16 0 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 950 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1011, in schedule caste is 934. There are 1158 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 254 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Salbari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 -4 24 0 254
2011 950 1,011 934 0 1,158
2001 935 1,015 910 0 904

Literacy

Total 1050 people in the village are literate, among them 591 are male and 459 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paschim Salbari is 66%. 71% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -8% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paschim Salbari

Total Male Female
Change -4 -8 1
2011 66 71 60
2001 69 79 59

Workers profile

Paschim Salbari has 31% (573) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 10% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paschim Salbari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 30 1 69
Male 52 52 0 48
Female 10 7 3 90