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Bamhangawan Population - Katihar, Bihar

Bamhangawan is a medium size village located in Azamnagar Block of Katihar district, Bihar with total 119 families residing. The Bamhangawan village has population of 544 of which 285 are males while 259 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bamhangawan village population of children with age 0-6 is 91 which makes up 16.73 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bamhangawan village is 909 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Bamhangawan as per census is 936, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Bamhangawan village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Bamhangawan village was 40.40 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Bamhangawan Male literacy stands at 42.02 % while female literacy rate was 38.60 %.

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

Bamhangawan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 119 - -
Population 544 285 259
Child (0-6) 91 47 44
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 16 10 6
Literacy 40.40 % 42.02 % 38.60 %
Total Workers 243 159 84
Main Worker 131 - -
Marginal Worker 112 35 77

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 2.94 % of total population in Bamhangawan village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Bamhangawan village of Katihar.

Work Profile

In Bamhangawan village out of total population, 243 were engaged in work activities. 53.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 243 workers engaged in Main Work, 34 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 95 were Agricultural labourer.