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Chaukia Paharpur Population - Katihar, Bihar

Chaukia Paharpur is a large village located in Amdabad Block of Katihar district, Bihar with total 1115 families residing. The Chaukia Paharpur village has population of 5072 of which 2647 are males while 2425 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chaukia Paharpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 894 which makes up 17.63 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chaukia Paharpur village is 916 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Chaukia Paharpur as per census is 739, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Chaukia Paharpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Chaukia Paharpur village was 43.25 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Chaukia Paharpur Male literacy stands at 51.66 % while female literacy rate was 34.47 %.

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

Chaukia Paharpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,115 - -
Population 5,072 2,647 2,425
Child (0-6) 894 514 380
Schedule Caste 346 184 162
Schedule Tribe 3,608 1,871 1,737
Literacy 43.25 % 51.66 % 34.47 %
Total Workers 1,937 1,257 680
Main Worker 931 - -
Marginal Worker 1,006 599 407

Caste Factor

In Chaukia Paharpur village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 71.14 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.82 % of total population in Chaukia Paharpur village.

Work Profile

In Chaukia Paharpur village out of total population, 1937 were engaged in work activities. 48.06 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.94 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1937 workers engaged in Main Work, 264 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 557 were Agricultural labourer.