Chaura Population, Caste, Working Data Madhepura, Bihar - Census 2011

Chaura is a village situated in Madhepura block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 692 families residing in the village Chaura. The total population of Chaura is 3,341 out of which 1,743 are males and 1,598 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chaura is 917.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chaura village is 653 which is 20% of the total population. There are 340 male children and 313 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chaura is 921 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (917) of Chaura village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chaura is 47.6%. Thus Chaura village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 56.74% and the female literacy rate is 37.67% in Chaura village.

Population
3,341
Families
692
Literacy
47.62%
Sex Ratio
917

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chaura village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Chaura Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chaura village.

Total Male Female
Children 653 340 313
Literacy 47.62% 56.74% 37.67%
Scheduled Caste 679 345 334
Scheduled Tribe 3 1 2
Illiterate 2,061 947 1,114

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Chaura village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Chaura village out of total population, 1,715 were engaged in work activities. 56% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,715 workers engaged in Main Work, 614 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 261 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 960 605 355
Cultivators 614 372 242
Agriculture Labourer 261 180 81
Household Industries 23 14 9
Other Workers 62 39 23
Marginal Workers 755 322 433
Non Working 1,626 816 810

Map of Chaura, Madhepura, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Chaura, Madhepura

Below are the list of villages near Chaura village in Madhepura.

Village Population
Maheswa 13,617
Bakhri 1,821
Betauna 3,988
Dhorgaon 10,139
Shakarpur 4,614
Gorhaila 1,629
Machh Bakhra 1,970
Pararia 3,516
Bhadaul 5,125
Budhma 3,315

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