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Kosut Population - Patna, Bihar

Kosut is a large village located in Dhanarua Block of Patna district, Bihar with total 1047 families residing. The Kosut village has population of 5833 of which 3035 are males while 2798 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kosut village population of children with age 0-6 is 1125 which makes up 19.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kosut village is 922 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Kosut as per census is 943, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Kosut village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Kosut village was 62.72 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Kosut Male literacy stands at 71.95 % while female literacy rate was 52.66 %.

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

Kosut Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,047 - -
Population 5,833 3,035 2,798
Child (0-6) 1,125 579 546
Schedule Caste 1,658 847 811
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 62.72 % 71.95 % 52.66 %
Total Workers 2,261 1,505 756
Main Worker 1,860 - -
Marginal Worker 401 111 290

Caste Factor

Kosut village of Patna has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.42 % of total population in Kosut village. The village Kosut currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kosut village out of total population, 2261 were engaged in work activities. 82.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2261 workers engaged in Main Work, 543 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 958 were Agricultural labourer.