Chauni Population - Purnia, Bihar

Chauni is a medium size village located in Baisi Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 265 families residing. The Chauni village has population of 1231 of which 651 are males while 580 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chauni village population of children with age 0-6 is 217 which makes up 17.63 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chauni village is 891 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Chauni as per census is 938, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Chauni village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Chauni village was 38.17 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Chauni Male literacy stands at 46.57 % while female literacy rate was 28.63 %.

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

Chauni Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 265 - -
Population 1,231 651 580
Child (0-6) 217 112 105
Schedule Caste 136 75 61
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 38.17 % 46.57 % 28.63 %
Total Workers 649 373 276
Main Worker 129 - -
Marginal Worker 520 254 266

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.05 % of total population in Chauni village. The village Chauni currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chauni village out of total population, 649 were engaged in work activities. 19.88 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 80.12 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 649 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 119 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