Chhapra is a village situated in Tariani Chowk block of Sheohar district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,787 families residing in the village Chhapra. The total population of Chhapra is 11,914 out of which 6,283 are males and 5,631 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chhapra is 896.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chhapra village is 2380 which is 20% of the total population. There are 1252 male children and 1128 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chhapra is 901 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (896) of Chhapra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chhapra is 48.2%. Thus Chhapra village has higher literacy rate compared to 43.2% of Sheohar district. The male literacy rate is 53.99% and the female literacy rate is 41.73% in Chhapra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chhapra 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 Chhapra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Chhapra village.
In Chhapra village out of total population, 3,794 were engaged in work activities. 72.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,794 workers engaged in Main Work, 782 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,724 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chhapra village in Tariani Chowk.
|Lohsurka urf Hamidpur||2,157|
|Kishunpur Narwara TolaRamnagar||1,399|