Gurmia Population, Caste, Working Data Vaishali, Bihar - Census 2011

Gurmia is a village situated in Lalganj block of Vaishali district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,570 families residing in the village Gurmia. The total population of Gurmia is 9,441 out of which 5,042 are males and 4,399 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gurmia is 872.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gurmia village is 1596 which is 17% of the total population. There are 832 male children and 764 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gurmia is 918 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (872) of Gurmia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gurmia is 68.9%. Thus Gurmia village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.1% of Vaishali district. The male literacy rate is 76.89% and the female literacy rate is 59.59% in Gurmia village.

Sex Ratio

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

Gurmia Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 1,596 832 764
Literacy 68.87% 76.89% 59.59%
Scheduled Caste 2,395 1,263 1,132
Scheduled Tribe 1 1 0
Illiterate 4,038 1,805 2,233

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Gurmia village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gurmia village out of total population, 2,598 were engaged in work activities. 62.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,598 workers engaged in Main Work, 438 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 292 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,628 1,527 101
Cultivators 438 417 21
Agriculture Labourer 292 274 18
Household Industries 36 35 1
Other Workers 862 801 61
Marginal Workers 970 744 226
Non Working 6,843 2,771 4,072

Map of Gurmia, Vaishali, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Gurmia, Lalganj

Below are the list of villages near Gurmia village in Lalganj.