Kathaum is a medium size village located in Kharagpur Block of Munger district, Bihar with total 282 families residing. The Kathaum village has population of 1402 of which 766 are males while 636 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kathaum village population of children with age 0-6 is 224 which makes up 15.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kathaum village is 830 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Kathaum as per census is 806, lower than Bihar average of 935.
Kathaum village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Kathaum village was 70.37 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Kathaum Male literacy stands at 79.91 % while female literacy rate was 58.96 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kathaum 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 Kathaum village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.34 % of total population in Kathaum village.
The village Kathaum currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Kathaum village out of total population, 556 were engaged in work activities. 30.76 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 69.24 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 556 workers engaged in Main Work, 75 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 65 were Agricultural labourer.