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Ghoghra Population - Katihar, Bihar

Ghoghra is a medium size village located in Dandkhora Block of Katihar district, Bihar with total 215 families residing. The Ghoghra village has population of 1029 of which 532 are males while 497 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghoghra village population of children with age 0-6 is 198 which makes up 19.24 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghoghra village is 934 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghoghra as per census is 980, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Ghoghra village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghoghra village was 57.16 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Ghoghra Male literacy stands at 65.51 % while female literacy rate was 48.12 %.

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

Ghoghra Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 215 - -
Population 1,029 532 497
Child (0-6) 198 100 98
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 434 212 222
Literacy 57.16 % 65.51 % 48.12 %
Total Workers 477 278 199
Main Worker 81 - -
Marginal Worker 396 203 193

Caste Factor

In Ghoghra village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 42.18 % of total population in Ghoghra village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Ghoghra village of Katihar.

Work Profile

In Ghoghra village out of total population, 477 were engaged in work activities. 16.98 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 83.02 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 477 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 69 were Agricultural labourer.