Phanhan is a village situated in Kishanganj block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 816 families residing in the village Phanhan. The total population of Phanhan is 5,062 out of which 2,654 are males and 2,408 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Phanhan is 907.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Phanhan village is 1228 which is 24% of the total population. There are 616 male children and 612 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Phanhan is 994 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (907) of Phanhan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Phanhan is 37.2%. Thus Phanhan village has lower literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 46.22% and the female literacy rate is 26.95% in Phanhan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Phanhan 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 Phanhan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Phanhan village.
In Phanhan village out of total population, 1,996 were engaged in work activities. 50.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,996 workers engaged in Main Work, 218 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 759 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Phanhan village in Kishanganj.
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