Basdewa is a village situated in Ghailarh block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 888 families residing in the village Basdewa. The total population of Basdewa is 4,872 out of which 2,432 are males and 2,440 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Basdewa is 1,003.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Basdewa village is 1062 which is 22% of the total population. There are 518 male children and 544 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Basdewa is 1,050 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,003) of Basdewa village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Basdewa is 49.1%. Thus Basdewa village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 62.02% and the female literacy rate is 36.13% in Basdewa village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Basdewa 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 Basdewa village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Basdewa village.
In Basdewa village out of total population, 2,226 were engaged in work activities. 19% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 81% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,226 workers engaged in Main Work, 215 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 146 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Basdewa village in Ghailarh.