Bhangamali Village, with population of 2842 is Maynaguri sub district's the 36th least populous village, located in Maynaguri sub district of Jalpaiguri district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bhangamali village is 6 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 516 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Maynaguri and distance from Bhangamali village to Maynaguri is 10 km. Pin code of Bhangamali village is 735224.

Demographics

The village is home to 2842 people, among them 1475 (52%) are male and 1367 (48%) are female. 20% of the whole population are from general caste, 79% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhangamali village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 645 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhangamali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,842 582 2,255 5 390
Male 1,475 301 1,171 3 203
Female 1,367 281 1,084 2 187

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2895. Female population growth rate of the village is 0.7% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of -4%. General caste population has increased by 43.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -9.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 400% and child population has decreased by -12.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhangamali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.8% 43.3% -9.4% 400% -12.9%
Male -4% 41.3% -11.6% 0% -9.4%
Female 0.7% 45.6% -6.9% 100% -16.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 927 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 921 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhangamali

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 28 47 667 -79
2011 927 934 926 667 921
2001 884 906 879 0 1000

Literacy

Total 1880 people in the village are literate, among them 1033 are male and 847 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhangamali is 77%. 81% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhangamali

Total Male Female
Change 17.4% 11.8% 24.2%
2011 76.7% 81.2% 71.8%
2001 59.3% 69.4% 47.6%

Workers profile

Bhangamali has 38% (1076) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 17% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhangamali

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.9% 21.7% 16.2% 62.1%
Male 57.2% 39.7% 17.5% 42.8%
Female 17% 2.2% 14.8% 83%