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Garighatta Population - Purnia, Bihar

Garighatta is a medium size village located in Baisi Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 250 families residing. The Garighatta village has population of 1313 of which 683 are males while 630 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Garighatta village population of children with age 0-6 is 322 which makes up 24.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Garighatta village is 922 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Garighatta as per census is 830, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Garighatta village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Garighatta village was 16.45 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Garighatta Male literacy stands at 22.68 % while female literacy rate was 9.92 %.

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

Garighatta Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 250 - -
Population 1,313 683 630
Child (0-6) 322 176 146
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 16.45 % 22.68 % 9.92 %
Total Workers 358 352 6
Main Worker 175 - -
Marginal Worker 183 180 3

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Garighatta village of Purnia district.

Work Profile

In Garighatta village out of total population, 358 were engaged in work activities. 48.88 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.12 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 358 workers engaged in Main Work, 74 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 86 were Agricultural labourer.