Skip to main content Skip to docs navigation

Pirganj Population - Katihar, Bihar

Pirganj is a medium size village located in Korha Block of Katihar district, Bihar with total 205 families residing. The Pirganj village has population of 1000 of which 554 are males while 446 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pirganj village population of children with age 0-6 is 183 which makes up 18.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pirganj village is 805 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Pirganj as per census is 968, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Pirganj village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Pirganj village was 46.02 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Pirganj Male literacy stands at 54.01 % while female literacy rate was 35.67 %.

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

Pirganj Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 205 - -
Population 1,000 554 446
Child (0-6) 183 93 90
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 46.02 % 54.01 % 35.67 %
Total Workers 251 219 32
Main Worker 92 - -
Marginal Worker 159 142 17

Caste Factor

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

Work Profile

In Pirganj village out of total population, 251 were engaged in work activities. 36.65 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.35 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 251 workers engaged in Main Work, 17 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 63 were Agricultural labourer.