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Salthar Population - Bhojpur, Bihar

Salthar is a medium size village located in Udwant Nagar Block of Bhojpur district, Bihar with total 65 families residing. The Salthar village has population of 677 of which 350 are males while 327 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salthar village population of children with age 0-6 is 136 which makes up 20.09 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salthar village is 934 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Salthar as per census is 1194, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Salthar village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Salthar village was 65.06 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Salthar Male literacy stands at 80.90 % while female literacy rate was 47.04 %.

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

Salthar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 65 - -
Population 677 350 327
Child (0-6) 136 62 74
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.06 % 80.90 % 47.04 %
Total Workers 119 99 20
Main Worker 113 - -
Marginal Worker 6 4 2

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Salthar village of Bhojpur district.

Work Profile

In Salthar village out of total population, 119 were engaged in work activities. 94.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 119 workers engaged in Main Work, 99 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.