Apalchand is a village located in Mal Block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Situated in rural part of Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, it is one among the 103 villages of Mal Block of Jalpaiguri district. As per the government records, the village number of Apalchand is 306945. The village has 125 families.
According to Census 2011, Apalchand's population is 553. Out of this, 294 are males while the females count 259 here. This village has 89 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 47 are boys and 42 are girls.
Literacy rate in Apalchand village is 57%. 317 out of total 553 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 63% as 187 males out of total 294 are educated while female literacy rate is 50% as 130 out of total 259 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Apalchand village is 42%. Here 236 out of total 553 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 36% as 107 males out of total 294 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 49% and 129 out of total 259 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Apalchand village is 179 however 374 are non-working. And out of 179 occupied individual 48 persons are entirely reliant on farming.