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Mahesh khunt Population - Purnia, Bihar

Mahesh khunt is a large village located in Dagarua Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 557 families residing. The Mahesh khunt village has population of 2697 of which 1428 are males while 1269 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mahesh khunt village population of children with age 0-6 is 547 which makes up 20.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahesh khunt village is 889 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahesh khunt as per census is 1004, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Mahesh khunt village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahesh khunt village was 43.81 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Mahesh khunt Male literacy stands at 52.55 % while female literacy rate was 33.67 %.

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

Mahesh khunt Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 557 - -
Population 2,697 1,428 1,269
Child (0-6) 547 273 274
Schedule Caste 80 41 39
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 43.81 % 52.55 % 33.67 %
Total Workers 745 685 60
Main Worker 467 - -
Marginal Worker 278 256 22

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.97 % of total population in Mahesh khunt village. The village Mahesh khunt currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Mahesh khunt village out of total population, 745 were engaged in work activities. 62.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 745 workers engaged in Main Work, 92 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 309 were Agricultural labourer.