Saraunchia Population - Purnia, Bihar

Saraunchia is a large village located in Kasba Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 700 families residing. The Saraunchia village has population of 3247 of which 1633 are males while 1614 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Saraunchia village population of children with age 0-6 is 626 which makes up 19.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Saraunchia village is 988 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Saraunchia as per census is 1166, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Saraunchia village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Saraunchia village was 50.97 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Saraunchia Male literacy stands at 58.78 % while female literacy rate was 42.76 %.

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

Saraunchia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 700 - -
Population 3,247 1,633 1,614
Child (0-6) 626 289 337
Schedule Caste 342 176 166
Schedule Tribe 1,841 901 940
Literacy 50.97 % 58.78 % 42.76 %
Total Workers 1,211 780 431
Main Worker 598 - -
Marginal Worker 613 297 316

Caste Factor

In Saraunchia village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 56.70 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 10.53 % of total population in Saraunchia village.

Work Profile

In Saraunchia village out of total population, 1211 were engaged in work activities. 49.38 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.62 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1211 workers engaged in Main Work, 165 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 252 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