Dwarikamari Village, with population of 4018 is Maynaguri sub district's the 26th most populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Dwarikamari village is 6 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 699 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Dwarikamari village to Maynaguri is 9 km. Pin code of Dwarikamari village is 735224.

Demographics

The village is home to 4018 people, among them 2106 (52%) are male and 1912 (48%) are female. 20% of the whole population are from general caste, 80% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dwarikamari village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 877 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dwarikamari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,018 786 3,212 20 476
Male 2,106 410 1,683 13 257
Female 1,912 376 1,529 7 219

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3440. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.1% which is -5.2% lower than male population growth rate of 19.3%. General caste population has increased by 289.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.8% and child population has decreased by -7.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dwarikamari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 289 -1 0 -8
Male 19 276 2 0 2
Female 14 304 -3 0 -18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 538. There are 852 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 208 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dwarikamari

Total General SC ST Child
Change -41 64 -47 538 -208
2011 908 917 908 538 852
2001 949 853 955 0 1,060

Literacy

Total 2841 people in the village are literate, among them 1608 are male and 1233 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dwarikamari is 80%. 87% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dwarikamari

Total Male Female
Change 17 13 21
2011 80 87 73
2001 63 74 52

Workers profile

Dwarikamari has 32% (1266) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 6% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dwarikamari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 28 3 69
Male 55 51 4 45
Female 6 3 3 94