Paharpur is a village situated in Kawakol block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,056 families residing in the village Paharpur. The total population of Paharpur is 6,310 out of which 3,205 are males and 3,105 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paharpur is 969.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paharpur village is 1186 which is 19% of the total population. There are 585 male children and 601 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paharpur is 1,027 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (969) of Paharpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paharpur is 45%. Thus Paharpur village has lower literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 55.92% and the female literacy rate is 33.51% in Paharpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paharpur 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 Paharpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Paharpur village.
In Paharpur village out of total population, 1,769 were engaged in work activities. 44.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,769 workers engaged in Main Work, 189 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 472 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paharpur village in Kawakol.