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Pokharia Population - Purnia, Bihar

Pokharia is a medium size village located in Dagarua Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 36 families residing. The Pokharia village has population of 200 of which 99 are males while 101 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pokharia village population of children with age 0-6 is 41 which makes up 20.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pokharia village is 1020 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Pokharia as per census is 952, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Pokharia village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Pokharia village was 20.75 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Pokharia Male literacy stands at 33.33 % while female literacy rate was 8.64 %.

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

Pokharia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 36 - -
Population 200 99 101
Child (0-6) 41 21 20
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 20.75 % 33.33 % 8.64 %
Total Workers 55 53 2
Main Worker 6 - -
Marginal Worker 49 48 1

Caste Factor

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

Work Profile

In Pokharia village out of total population, 55 were engaged in work activities. 10.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 89.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 55 workers engaged in Main Work, 5 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.