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Chahat Population - Purnia, Bihar

Chahat is a medium size village located in Baisi Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 253 families residing. The Chahat village has population of 1358 of which 700 are males while 658 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chahat village population of children with age 0-6 is 288 which makes up 21.21 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chahat village is 940 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Chahat as per census is 907, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Chahat village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Chahat village was 37.48 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Chahat Male literacy stands at 45.17 % while female literacy rate was 29.37 %.

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

Chahat Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 253 - -
Population 1,358 700 658
Child (0-6) 288 151 137
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 37.48 % 45.17 % 29.37 %
Total Workers 336 321 15
Main Worker 211 - -
Marginal Worker 125 115 10

Caste Factor

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

Work Profile

In Chahat village out of total population, 336 were engaged in work activities. 62.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 336 workers engaged in Main Work, 151 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 53 were Agricultural labourer.