Okhariya is a village situated in Kawakol block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 319 families residing in the village Okhariya. The total population of Okhariya is 2,228 out of which 1,172 are males and 1,056 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Okhariya is 901.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Okhariya village is 355 which is 16% of the total population. There are 194 male children and 161 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Okhariya is 830 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (901) of Okhariya village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Okhariya is 50.2%. Thus Okhariya village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 60.74% and the female literacy rate is 38.77% in Okhariya village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Okhariya 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 Okhariya village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Okhariya village.
In Okhariya village out of total population, 811 were engaged in work activities. 73% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 811 workers engaged in Main Work, 134 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 160 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Okhariya village in Kawakol.