Harpur Pusa Population - Samastipur, Bihar

Harpur Pusa is a large village located in Pusa Block of Samastipur district, Bihar with total 2401 families residing. The Harpur Pusa village has population of 11285 of which 5947 are males while 5338 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Harpur Pusa village population of children with age 0-6 is 1888 which makes up 16.73 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Harpur Pusa village is 898 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Harpur Pusa as per census is 942, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Harpur Pusa village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Harpur Pusa village was 73.12 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Harpur Pusa Male literacy stands at 84.86 % while female literacy rate was 59.91 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Harpur Pusa village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Harpur Pusa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,401 - -
Population 11,285 5,947 5,338
Child (0-6) 1,888 972 916
Schedule Caste 1,458 768 690
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 73.12 % 84.86 % 59.91 %
Total Workers 3,535 2,788 747
Main Worker 2,453 24,388 0
Marginal Worker 1,082 784 298

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.92 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.01 % of total population in Harpur Pusa village.

Work Profile

In Harpur Pusa village out of total population, 3535 were engaged in work activities. 69.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3535 workers engaged in Main Work, 528 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1058 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149