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

Kursahar is a village situated in Sheohar block of Sheohar district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,826 families residing in the village Kursahar. The total population of Kursahar is 12,950 out of which 6,863 are males and 6,087 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kursahar is 887.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kursahar village is 2424 which is 19% of the total population. There are 1284 male children and 1140 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kursahar is 888 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (887) of Kursahar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kursahar is 46.1%. Thus Kursahar village has higher literacy rate compared to 43.2% of Sheohar district. The male literacy rate is 53.25% and the female literacy rate is 38% in Kursahar village.

Sex Ratio

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

Kursahar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 2,424 1,284 1,140
Literacy 46.09% 53.25% 38%
Scheduled Caste 2,959 1,579 1,380
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 8,099 3,892 4,207

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kursahar village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kursahar village out of total population, 4,122 were engaged in work activities. 65.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,122 workers engaged in Main Work, 614 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,683 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 2,707 2,299 408
Cultivators 614 508 106
Agriculture Labourer 1,683 1,460 223
Household Industries 40 21 19
Other Workers 370 310 60
Marginal Workers 1,415 907 508
Non Working 8,828 3,657 5,171

Map of Kursahar, Sheohar, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Kursahar, Sheohar

Below are the list of villages near Kursahar village in Sheohar.