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Paikbahan Population - Katihar, Bihar

Paikbahan is a medium size village located in Azamnagar Block of Katihar district, Bihar with total 379 families residing. The Paikbahan village has population of 1629 of which 868 are males while 761 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Paikbahan village population of children with age 0-6 is 329 which makes up 20.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paikbahan village is 877 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Paikbahan as per census is 902, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Paikbahan village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Paikbahan village was 41.85 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Paikbahan Male literacy stands at 45.32 % while female literacy rate was 37.85 %.

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

Paikbahan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 379 - -
Population 1,629 868 761
Child (0-6) 329 173 156
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 169 80 89
Literacy 41.85 % 45.32 % 37.85 %
Total Workers 462 423 39
Main Worker 413 - -
Marginal Worker 49 31 18

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 10.37 % of total population in Paikbahan village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Paikbahan village of Katihar.

Work Profile

In Paikbahan village out of total population, 462 were engaged in work activities. 89.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 462 workers engaged in Main Work, 43 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 364 were Agricultural labourer.