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Kawaiya Population - Katihar, Bihar

Kawaiya is a medium size village located in Hasanganj Block of Katihar district, Bihar with total 214 families residing. The Kawaiya village has population of 1100 of which 558 are males while 542 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kawaiya village population of children with age 0-6 is 196 which makes up 17.82 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kawaiya village is 971 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Kawaiya as per census is 1154, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Kawaiya village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Kawaiya village was 53.10 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Kawaiya Male literacy stands at 58.67 % while female literacy rate was 47.14 %.

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

Kawaiya Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 214 - -
Population 1,100 558 542
Child (0-6) 196 91 105
Schedule Caste 301 157 144
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 53.10 % 58.67 % 47.14 %
Total Workers 579 310 269
Main Worker 350 - -
Marginal Worker 229 110 119

Caste Factor

Kawaiya village of Katihar has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.36 % of total population in Kawaiya village. The village Kawaiya currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kawaiya village out of total population, 579 were engaged in work activities. 60.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 579 workers engaged in Main Work, 27 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 319 were Agricultural labourer.