Dakshin Dinajpur is a district in West Bengal State of India. It has a total of 8 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 2,219 sq km. There are 7 towns and 50 villages in this district.
As per census Dakshin Dinajpur has a population of 1,676,276 in 2011 out of which 857,199 are male and 819,077 are female. Population of Dakshin Dinajpur in 2020/2021 is 1,785,183(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 1,083,685 out of 596,474 are male and 487,211 are female. People living in Dakshin Dinajpur depend on multiple skills, total workers are 702,987 out of which men are 499,560 and women are 203,427. Total 170,682 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 156,797 are cultivated by men and 13,885 are women. 174,690 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 129,402 and 45,288 are women. Dakshin Dinajpur sex ratio is 956 females per 1000 of males. Next Dakshin Dinajpur Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 2,219 sq km., 31.92 sq km is urban and 2187.08 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 1,860,667 in the district, 236,295 are in urban area and 1,439,981 are in rural area. 57,175 households are in urban, 339,231 are in rural area. 193,024 literate people are in urban, 890,661 are in rural area.
Geography of Dakshin Dinajpur
Languages spoken are Bengali
Dakshin Dinajpur District Blocks Map