Paura is a village situated in Nawada block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 605 families residing in the village Paura. The total population of Paura is 3,791 out of which 1,940 are males and 1,851 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paura is 954.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paura village is 793 which is 21% of the total population. There are 390 male children and 403 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paura is 1,033 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (954) of Paura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paura is 49.3%. Thus Paura village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 61.16% and the female literacy rate is 36.67% in Paura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paura 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 Paura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Paura village.
In Paura village out of total population, 1,336 were engaged in work activities. 50.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,336 workers engaged in Main Work, 470 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 147 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paura village in Nawada.