Basahia Shekh Population - Sheohar, Bihar

Basahia Shekh is a large village located in Piprarhi Block of Sheohar district, Bihar with total 2826 families residing. The Basahia Shekh village has population of 12117 of which 6151 are males while 5966 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Basahia Shekh village population of children with age 0-6 is 2295 which makes up 18.94 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Basahia Shekh village is 970 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Basahia Shekh as per census is 980, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Basahia Shekh village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Basahia Shekh village was 49.86 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Basahia Shekh Male literacy stands at 56.17 % while female literacy rate was 43.33 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Basahia Shekh 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 Basahia Shekh village.

Basahia Shekh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,826 - -
Population 12,117 6,151 5,966
Child (0-6) 2,295 1,159 1,136
Schedule Caste 1,346 665 681
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 49.86 % 56.17 % 43.33 %
Total Workers 3,254 2,868 386
Main Worker 1,979 - -
Marginal Worker 1,275 1,102 173

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.11 % of total population in Basahia Shekh village. The village Basahia Shekh currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Basahia Shekh village out of total population, 3254 were engaged in work activities. 60.82 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.18 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3254 workers engaged in Main Work, 292 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1323 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