Tarpin is a village situated in Rongli sub-division of East District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 375 families residing in the village Tarpin. The total population of Tarpin is 1,858 out of which 918 are males and 940 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tarpin is 1,024.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tarpin village is 254 which is 14% of the total population. There are 117 male children and 137 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tarpin is 1,171 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,024) of Tarpin village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tarpin is 80.6%. Thus Tarpin village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of East District district. The male literacy rate is 86.52% and the female literacy rate is 74.72% in Tarpin village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tarpin 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 Tarpin village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.7% of total population in Tarpin village.
In Tarpin village out of total population, 1,046 were engaged in work activities. 63.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,046 workers engaged in Main Work, 161 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tarpin village in Rongli.
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