Pahara Population, Caste, Working Data Araria, Bihar - Census 2011

Pahara is a village situated in Sikti block of Araria district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 479 families residing in the village Pahara. The total population of Pahara is 2,462 out of which 1,236 are males and 1,226 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pahara is 992.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pahara village is 428 which is 17% of the total population. There are 213 male children and 215 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pahara is 1,009 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (992) of Pahara village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pahara is 71.9%. Thus Pahara village has higher literacy rate compared to 42.5% of Araria district. The male literacy rate is 81.52% and the female literacy rate is 62.22% in Pahara village.

Population
2,462
Families
479
Literacy
71.93%
Sex Ratio
992

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

Pahara Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 428 213 215
Literacy 71.93% 81.52% 62.22%
Scheduled Caste 317 161 156
Scheduled Tribe 10 5 5
Illiterate 999 402 597

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Pahara village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pahara village out of total population, 761 were engaged in work activities. 87.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 761 workers engaged in Main Work, 312 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 285 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 668 598 70
Cultivators 312 302 10
Agriculture Labourer 285 235 50
Household Industries 2 2 0
Other Workers 69 59 10
Marginal Workers 93 14 79
Non Working 1,701 624 1,077

Map of Pahara, Araria, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Pahara, Sikti

Below are the list of villages near Pahara village in Sikti.

Village Population
Palasmani 213
Muraripur 5,356
Dithaura 812
Sikti 2,216
Pahara Sikti 898
Bhirbhiri 7,274
Bokantari 6,165
Khoragachhi 9,378
Saidabad 7,033
Khoragachhi 1,212

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