Balua is a medium size village located in Dagarua Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 144 families residing. The Balua village has population of 615 of which 315 are males while 300 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Balua village population of children with age 0-6 is 127 which makes up 20.65 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Balua village is 952 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Balua as per census is 984, higher than Bihar average of 935.
Balua village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Balua village was 57.58 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Balua Male literacy stands at 67.73 % while female literacy rate was 46.84 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Balua 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 Balua village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.75 % of total population in Balua village.
The village Balua currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Balua village out of total population, 191 were engaged in work activities. 80.63 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.37 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 191 workers engaged in Main Work, 61 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 59 were Agricultural labourer.