Gauripur Population - Purnia, Bihar

Gauripur is a large village located in Barhara Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 501 families residing. The Gauripur village has population of 2422 of which 1275 are males while 1147 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gauripur village population of children with age 0-6 is 591 which makes up 24.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gauripur village is 900 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Gauripur as per census is 931, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Gauripur village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Gauripur village was 48.50 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Gauripur Male literacy stands at 58.41 % while female literacy rate was 37.35 %.

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

Gauripur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 501 - -
Population 2,422 1,275 1,147
Child (0-6) 591 306 285
Schedule Caste 1,534 805 729
Schedule Tribe 74 41 33
Literacy 48.50 % 58.41 % 37.35 %
Total Workers 1,164 631 533
Main Worker 514 - -
Marginal Worker 650 361 289

Caste Factor

In Gauripur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 63.34 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.06 % of total population in Gauripur village.

Work Profile

In Gauripur village out of total population, 1164 were engaged in work activities. 44.16 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.84 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1164 workers engaged in Main Work, 56 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 350 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