Kandaha Population - Saharsa, Bihar

Kandaha is a medium size village located in Mahishi Block of Saharsa district, Bihar with total 275 families residing. The Kandaha village has population of 1633 of which 880 are males while 753 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kandaha village population of children with age 0-6 is 312 which makes up 19.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kandaha village is 856 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Kandaha as per census is 733, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Kandaha village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Kandaha village was 67.30 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Kandaha Male literacy stands at 74.57 % while female literacy rate was 59.10 %.

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

Kandaha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 275 - -
Population 1,633 880 753
Child (0-6) 312 180 132
Schedule Caste 699 384 315
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 67.30 % 74.57 % 59.10 %
Total Workers 421 383 38
Main Worker 408 - -
Marginal Worker 13 4 9

Caste Factor

In Kandaha village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.80 % of total population in Kandaha village. The village Kandaha currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kandaha village out of total population, 421 were engaged in work activities. 96.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 421 workers engaged in Main Work, 105 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 284 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149