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Barpokhar Population - Katihar, Bihar

Barpokhar is a medium size village located in Balrampur Block of Katihar district, Bihar with total 130 families residing. The Barpokhar village has population of 592 of which 311 are males while 281 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Barpokhar village population of children with age 0-6 is 122 which makes up 20.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Barpokhar village is 904 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Barpokhar as per census is 1218, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Barpokhar village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Barpokhar village was 90.00 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Barpokhar Male literacy stands at 91.02 % while female literacy rate was 88.79 %.

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

Barpokhar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 130 - -
Population 592 311 281
Child (0-6) 122 55 67
Schedule Caste 161 84 77
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 90.00 % 91.02 % 88.79 %
Total Workers 172 163 9
Main Worker 170 - -
Marginal Worker 2 0 2

Caste Factor

Barpokhar village of Katihar has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.20 % of total population in Barpokhar village. The village Barpokhar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Barpokhar village out of total population, 172 were engaged in work activities. 98.84 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.16 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 172 workers engaged in Main Work, 38 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 113 were Agricultural labourer.