Sahatwar is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Ballia, Uttar Pradesh. The Sahatwar city is divided into 14 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sahatwar Nagar Panchayat has population of 20,615 of which 10,731 are males while 9,884 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3148 which is 15.27 % of total population of Sahatwar (NP). In Sahatwar Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 921 against state average of 912. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sahatwar is around 970 compared to Uttar Pradesh state average of 902. Literacy rate of Sahatwar city is 67.30 % lower than state average of 67.68 %. In Sahatwar, Male literacy is around 75.93 % while female literacy rate is 57.85 %.
Sahatwar Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 2,942 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Sahatwar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.45 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.90 % of total population in Sahatwar (NP).
Sahatwar Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,876 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,939 were males while 937 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5876 working population, 66.61 % were engaged in Main Work while 33.39 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.