Kesath is a village situated in Kesath block of Buxar district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,351 families residing in the village Kesath. The total population of Kesath is 14,843 out of which 7,693 are males and 7,150 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kesath is 929.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kesath village is 2747 which is 19% of the total population. There are 1407 male children and 1340 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kesath is 952 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (929) of Kesath village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kesath is 67.6%. Thus Kesath village has higher literacy rate compared to 58% of Buxar district. The male literacy rate is 77.95% and the female literacy rate is 56.37% in Kesath village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kesath 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 Kesath village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Kesath village.
In Kesath village out of total population, 4,977 were engaged in work activities. 49.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,977 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,089 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 640 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kesath village in Kesath.