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Kechua Population - Purnia, Bihar

Kechua is a medium size village located in Dagarua Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 235 families residing. The Kechua village has population of 1299 of which 697 are males while 602 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kechua village population of children with age 0-6 is 281 which makes up 21.63 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kechua village is 864 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Kechua as per census is 993, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Kechua village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Kechua village was 35.66 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Kechua Male literacy stands at 44.24 % while female literacy rate was 25.32 %.

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

Kechua Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 235 - -
Population 1,299 697 602
Child (0-6) 281 141 140
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 35.66 % 44.24 % 25.32 %
Total Workers 545 367 178
Main Worker 510 - -
Marginal Worker 35 17 18

Caste Factor

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

Work Profile

In Kechua village out of total population, 545 were engaged in work activities. 93.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 545 workers engaged in Main Work, 57 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 437 were Agricultural labourer.