Paschim Jagannathpur is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 46 families residing in the village Paschim Jagannathpur. The total population of Paschim Jagannathpur is 212 out of which 119 are males and 93 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paschim Jagannathpur is 782.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paschim Jagannathpur village is 18 which is 8% of the total population. There are 12 male children and 6 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paschim Jagannathpur is 500 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (782) of Paschim Jagannathpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paschim Jagannathpur is 63.4%. Thus Paschim Jagannathpur village has lower literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 71.03% and the female literacy rate is 54.02% in Paschim Jagannathpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paschim Jagannathpur 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 Paschim Jagannathpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 77.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 22.6% of total population in Paschim Jagannathpur village.
In Paschim Jagannathpur village out of total population, 150 were engaged in work activities. 46.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 150 workers engaged in Main Work, 61 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paschim Jagannathpur village in Balurghat.