Sarangoan is a village situated in Balurghat block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 523 families residing in the village Sarangoan. The total population of Sarangoan is 2,115 out of which 1,118 are males and 997 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sarangoan is 892.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sarangoan village is 189 which is 9% of the total population. There are 99 male children and 90 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sarangoan is 909 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (892) of Sarangoan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sarangoan is 72%. Thus Sarangoan village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 79.1% and the female literacy rate is 63.95% in Sarangoan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sarangoan 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 Sarangoan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 51.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 22.3% of total population in Sarangoan village.
In Sarangoan village out of total population, 889 were engaged in work activities. 65.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 889 workers engaged in Main Work, 197 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 154 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sarangoan village in Balurghat.