Barikadanga is a village situated in Baganpara circle of Baksa district in Assam. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 775 families residing in the village Barikadanga. The total population of Barikadanga is 3,990 out of which 2,030 are males and 1,960 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barikadanga is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barikadanga village is 525 which is 13% of the total population. There are 270 male children and 255 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barikadanga is 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Barikadanga village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barikadanga is 70.5%. Thus Barikadanga village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.3% of Baksa district. The male literacy rate is 78.12% and the female literacy rate is 62.58% in Barikadanga village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barikadanga village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Barikadanga village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 29.1% of total population in Barikadanga village.
In Barikadanga village out of total population, 2,235 were engaged in work activities. 32.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 67.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,235 workers engaged in Main Work, 450 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 79 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barikadanga village in Baganpara.