Eknar Population, Caste, Working Data Nawada, Bihar - Census 2011

Eknar is a village situated in Hisua block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 408 families residing in the village Eknar. The total population of Eknar is 2,615 out of which 1,312 are males and 1,303 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Eknar is 993.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Eknar village is 477 which is 18% of the total population. There are 255 male children and 222 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Eknar is 871 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (993) of Eknar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Eknar is 55.3%. Thus Eknar village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 68.5% and the female literacy rate is 42.46% in Eknar village.

Population
2,615
Families
408
Literacy
55.33%
Sex Ratio
993

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

Eknar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 477 255 222
Literacy 55.33% 68.5% 42.46%
Scheduled Caste 521 254 267
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,432 588 844

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Eknar village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Eknar village out of total population, 993 were engaged in work activities. 79.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 993 workers engaged in Main Work, 293 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 424 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 787 593 194
Cultivators 293 271 22
Agriculture Labourer 424 270 154
Household Industries 22 17 5
Other Workers 48 35 13
Marginal Workers 206 71 135
Non Working 1,622 648 974

Map of Eknar, Nawada, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Eknar, Hisua

Below are the list of villages near Eknar village in Hisua.

Village Population
Matuk Bigha 1,038
Ariyan 2,351
Dhamol 1,893
Ranipur 784
Dhanawan 3,301
Sakra 2,726
Khanpur 975
Bajra 3,113
Bhelwa 1,310
Chhatiar 4,306

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