Garhwa is a village situated in Sheohar block of Sheohar district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 449 families residing in the village Garhwa. The total population of Garhwa is 1,775 out of which 930 are males and 845 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Garhwa is 909.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Garhwa village is 363 which is 20% of the total population. There are 205 male children and 158 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Garhwa is 771 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (909) of Garhwa village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Garhwa is 62.5%. Thus Garhwa village has higher literacy rate compared to 43.2% of Sheohar district. The male literacy rate is 69.24% and the female literacy rate is 55.31% in Garhwa village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Garhwa 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 Garhwa village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Garhwa village.
In Garhwa village out of total population, 580 were engaged in work activities. 61.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 580 workers engaged in Main Work, 36 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 271 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Garhwa village in Sheohar.
|Dharampur Rajwan Bandobasti||990|
|Dharampur Rajwan Mal||885|
|Mali Pokhar Bhinda||5,499|
|Kothia Dharampur Dharamaghat||1,897|