Kasturia Population, Caste, Working Data Sheohar, Bihar - Census 2011

Kasturia is a village situated in Tariani Chowk block of Sheohar district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 589 families residing in the village Kasturia. The total population of Kasturia is 2,419 out of which 1,219 are males and 1,200 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kasturia is 984.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kasturia village is 480 which is 20% of the total population. There are 218 male children and 262 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kasturia is 1,202 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (984) of Kasturia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kasturia is 60.9%. Thus Kasturia village has higher literacy rate compared to 43.2% of Sheohar district. The male literacy rate is 70.83% and the female literacy rate is 50.21% in Kasturia village.

Population
2,419
Families
589
Literacy
60.86%
Sex Ratio
984

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

Kasturia Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 480 218 262
Literacy 60.86% 70.83% 50.21%
Scheduled Caste 245 113 132
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,239 510 729

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kasturia village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kasturia village out of total population, 703 were engaged in work activities. 72% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 703 workers engaged in Main Work, 104 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 364 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 506 486 20
Cultivators 104 97 7
Agriculture Labourer 364 354 10
Other Workers 38 35 3
Marginal Workers 197 103 94
Non Working 1,716 630 1,086

Map of Kasturia, Sheohar, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Kasturia, Tariani Chowk

Below are the list of villages near Kasturia village in Tariani Chowk.

Village Population
Surgahi 4,151
Salempur 5,330
Chak Surgahi 2,941
Ghorha 1,864
Jagdishpur 2,069
Kothia 468
Mahdewa 1,177
Kolson Kalan 2,529
Khurpatti 6,234
Sarwarpur 4,212

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