Dakshin Altagram is a village located in Dhupguri Block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Situated in rural area of Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, it is one among the 102 villages of Dhupguri Block of Jalpaiguri district. According to the government records, the village code of Dakshin Altagram is 307477. The village has 876 houses.
According to Census 2011, Dakshin Altagram's population is 3975. Out of this, 2010 are males while the females count 1965 here. This village has 590 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 298 are boys and 292 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dakshin Altagram village is 57%. 2285 out of total 3975 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 61% as 1242 males out of total 2010 are educated however female literacy rate is 53% as 1043 out of total 1965 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Dakshin Altagram village is 42%. Here 1690 out of total 3975 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 768 males out of total 2010 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 922 out of total 1965 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Dakshin Altagram village is 1602 still 2373 are non-working. And out of 1602 working person 369 persons are totally dependent on agriculture.