Balua is a large village located in Barhampur Block of Buxar district, Bihar with total 523 families residing. The Balua village has population of 3193 of which 1579 are males while 1614 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Balua village population of children with age 0-6 is 642 which makes up 20.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Balua village is 1022 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Balua as per census is 945, higher than Bihar average of 935.
Balua village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Balua village was 59.74 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Balua Male literacy stands at 76.06 % while female literacy rate was 44.09 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Balua village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Balua village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.98 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.39 % of total population in Balua village.
In Balua village out of total population, 889 were engaged in work activities. 54.22 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.78 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 889 workers engaged in Main Work, 121 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 311 were Agricultural labourer.