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Kathaja Population - Buxar, Bihar

Kathaja is a medium size village located in Rajpur Block of Buxar district, Bihar with total 75 families residing. The Kathaja village has population of 688 of which 374 are males while 314 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kathaja village population of children with age 0-6 is 89 which makes up 12.94 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kathaja village is 840 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Kathaja as per census is 894, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Kathaja village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Kathaja village was 73.29 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Kathaja Male literacy stands at 82.26 % while female literacy rate was 62.50 %.

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

Kathaja Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 75 - -
Population 688 374 314
Child (0-6) 89 47 42
Schedule Caste 404 221 183
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.29 % 82.26 % 62.50 %
Total Workers 176 166 10
Main Worker 14 - -
Marginal Worker 162 155 7

Caste Factor

In Kathaja village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 58.72 % of total population in Kathaja village. The village Kathaja currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kathaja village out of total population, 176 were engaged in work activities. 7.95 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 92.05 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 176 workers engaged in Main Work, 8 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.