Maheshua Population, Caste, Working Data Madhepura, Bihar - Census 2011

Maheshua is a village situated in Kishanganj block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 491 families residing in the village Maheshua. The total population of Maheshua is 2,480 out of which 1,315 are males and 1,165 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Maheshua is 886.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maheshua village is 486 which is 20% of the total population. There are 258 male children and 228 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maheshua is 884 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (886) of Maheshua village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Maheshua is 61.1%. Thus Maheshua village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 73.89% and the female literacy rate is 46.74% in Maheshua village.

Population
2,480
Families
491
Literacy
61.13%
Sex Ratio
886

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

Maheshua Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 486 258 228
Literacy 61.13% 73.89% 46.74%
Scheduled Caste 407 215 192
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,261 534 727

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Maheshua village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Maheshua village out of total population, 873 were engaged in work activities. 94.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 873 workers engaged in Main Work, 81 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 701 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 828 590 238
Cultivators 81 75 6
Agriculture Labourer 701 483 218
Household Industries 1 0 1
Other Workers 45 32 13
Marginal Workers 45 5 40
Non Working 1,607 720 887

Map of Maheshua, Madhepura, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Maheshua, Kishanganj

Below are the list of villages near Maheshua village in Kishanganj.

Village Population
Raghunathpur Pakaria 1,689
Teldiha 1,339
Tirasi 622
Lachhmipur 4,584
Biri Ranpal 5,235
Debail 2,280
Pariharpur 4,720
Lashkari 3,458
Barateni 4,676
Majaura 6,938

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