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Pastura Population - Purnia, Bihar

Pastura is a medium size village located in Baisi Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 125 families residing. The Pastura village has population of 617 of which 314 are males while 303 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pastura village population of children with age 0-6 is 182 which makes up 29.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pastura village is 965 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Pastura as per census is 1045, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Pastura village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Pastura village was 35.17 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Pastura Male literacy stands at 41.33 % while female literacy rate was 28.57 %.

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

Pastura Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 125 - -
Population 617 314 303
Child (0-6) 182 89 93
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 35.17 % 41.33 % 28.57 %
Total Workers 161 149 12
Main Worker 82 - -
Marginal Worker 79 68 11

Caste Factor

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

Work Profile

In Pastura village out of total population, 161 were engaged in work activities. 50.93 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.07 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 161 workers engaged in Main Work, 5 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 75 were Agricultural labourer.