Kahra is a large village located in Kahara Block of Saharsa district, Bihar with total 807 families residing. The Kahra village has population of 4093 of which 2121 are males while 1972 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kahra village population of children with age 0-6 is 789 which makes up 19.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kahra village is 930 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Kahra as per census is 915, lower than Bihar average of 935.
Kahra village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Kahra village was 58.11 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Kahra Male literacy stands at 67.58 % while female literacy rate was 47.96 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kahra village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.80 % of total population in Kahra village.
The village Kahra currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Kahra village out of total population, 1346 were engaged in work activities. 88.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1346 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 698 were Agricultural labourer.