Katahra is a village situated in Chhatapur block of Supaul district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,530 families residing in the village Katahra. The total population of Katahra is 8,765 out of which 4,415 are males and 4,350 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Katahra is 985.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Katahra village is 1918 which is 22% of the total population. There are 950 male children and 968 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Katahra is 1,019 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (985) of Katahra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Katahra is 49.1%. Thus Katahra village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.4% of Supaul district. The male literacy rate is 60.75% and the female literacy rate is 37.17% in Katahra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Katahra 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 Katahra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Katahra village.
In Katahra village out of total population, 3,696 were engaged in work activities. 52.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,696 workers engaged in Main Work, 555 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,340 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Katahra village in Chhatapur.