Sahsaul Population - Saharsa, Bihar

Sahsaul is a large village located in Sonbarsa Block of Saharsa district, Bihar with total 2374 families residing. The Sahsaul village has population of 11415 of which 5860 are males while 5555 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sahsaul village population of children with age 0-6 is 2600 which makes up 22.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sahsaul village is 948 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Sahsaul as per census is 949, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Sahsaul village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Sahsaul village was 45.37 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Sahsaul Male literacy stands at 53.69 % while female literacy rate was 36.58 %.

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

Sahsaul Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,374 - -
Population 11,415 5,860 5,555
Child (0-6) 2,600 1,334 1,266
Schedule Caste 4,362 2,214 2,148
Schedule Tribe 16 11 5
Literacy 45.37 % 53.69 % 36.58 %
Total Workers 4,243 2,728 1,515
Main Worker 1,123 - -
Marginal Worker 3,120 1,767 1,353

Caste Factor

In Sahsaul village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.21 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.14 % of total population in Sahsaul village.

Work Profile

In Sahsaul village out of total population, 4243 were engaged in work activities. 26.47 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.53 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4243 workers engaged in Main Work, 430 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 520 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