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

Pokharia is a village situated in Narpatganj block of Araria district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 52 families residing in the village Pokharia. The total population of Pokharia is 248 out of which 124 are males and 124 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pokharia is 1,000.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pokharia village is 72 which is 29% of the total population. There are 44 male children and 28 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pokharia is 636 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,000) of Pokharia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pokharia is 1.7%. Thus Pokharia village has lower literacy rate compared to 42.5% of Araria district. The male literacy rate is 1.25% and the female literacy rate is 2.08% in Pokharia village.

Sex Ratio

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

Pokharia Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 72 44 28
Literacy 1.7% 1.25% 2.08%
Scheduled Caste 246 124 122
Scheduled Tribe 1 0 1
Illiterate 245 123 122

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 99.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Pokharia village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pokharia village out of total population, 122 were engaged in work activities. 57.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 122 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 70 51 19
Agriculture Labourer 70 51 19
Marginal Workers 52 9 43
Non Working 126 64 62

Map of Pokharia, Araria, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Pokharia, Narpatganj

Below are the list of villages near Pokharia village in Narpatganj.

Village Population
Kuchgaon 955
Goarpuchhri 433
Madhubani 326
Sonapur 11,329
Shyamnagar 3,182
Chakorwa 2,597
Parasi 7,995
Bhorhar 4,079
Nawabganj 6,825
Manikpur 5,925