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Goagaon Population - Purnia, Bihar

Goagaon is a medium size village located in Baisi Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 182 families residing. The Goagaon village has population of 954 of which 503 are males while 451 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Goagaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 239 which makes up 25.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Goagaon village is 897 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Goagaon as per census is 912, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Goagaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Goagaon village was 35.38 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Goagaon Male literacy stands at 41.01 % while female literacy rate was 29.08 %.

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

Goagaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 182 - -
Population 954 503 451
Child (0-6) 239 125 114
Schedule Caste 264 143 121
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 35.38 % 41.01 % 29.08 %
Total Workers 331 242 89
Main Worker 241 - -
Marginal Worker 90 9 81

Caste Factor

Goagaon village of Purnia has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.67 % of total population in Goagaon village. The village Goagaon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Goagaon village out of total population, 331 were engaged in work activities. 72.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 331 workers engaged in Main Work, 17 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 210 were Agricultural labourer.