Lohjar Population - Purnia, Bihar

Lohjar is a large village located in Krityanand Nagar Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 658 families residing. The Lohjar village has population of 3559 of which 1875 are males while 1684 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Lohjar village population of children with age 0-6 is 604 which makes up 16.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Lohjar village is 898 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Lohjar as per census is 876, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Lohjar village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Lohjar village was 57.83 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Lohjar Male literacy stands at 64.65 % while female literacy rate was 50.29 %.

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

Lohjar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 658 - -
Population 3,559 1,875 1,684
Child (0-6) 604 322 282
Schedule Caste 1,140 625 515
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 57.83 % 64.65 % 50.29 %
Total Workers 1,485 930 555
Main Worker 1,019 - -
Marginal Worker 466 306 160

Caste Factor

Lohjar village of Purnia has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.03 % of total population in Lohjar village. The village Lohjar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Lohjar village out of total population, 1485 were engaged in work activities. 68.62 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.38 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1485 workers engaged in Main Work, 103 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 852 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