Shahnagar is a village situated in Ramgarh Chowk block of Lakhisarai district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 228 families residing in the village Shahnagar. The total population of Shahnagar is 1,526 out of which 794 are males and 732 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shahnagar is 922.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shahnagar village is 362 which is 24% of the total population. There are 176 male children and 186 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shahnagar is 1,057 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Shahnagar village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shahnagar is 47.9%. Thus Shahnagar village has lower literacy rate compared to 50.7% of Lakhisarai district. The male literacy rate is 58.25% and the female literacy rate is 36.26% in Shahnagar village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shahnagar 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 Shahnagar village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Shahnagar village.
In Shahnagar village out of total population, 579 were engaged in work activities. 77% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 579 workers engaged in Main Work, 93 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 311 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shahnagar village in Ramgarh Chowk.