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Balia Population - Chatra, Jharkhand

Balia is a medium size village located in Itkhori Block of Chatra district, Jharkhand with total 100 families residing. The Balia village has population of 558 of which 282 are males while 276 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Balia village population of children with age 0-6 is 104 which makes up 18.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Balia village is 979 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Balia as per census is 793, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Balia village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Balia village was 74.01 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Balia Male literacy stands at 86.61 % while female literacy rate was 61.74 %.

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

Balia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 100 - -
Population 558 282 276
Child (0-6) 104 58 46
Schedule Caste 141 72 69
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 74.01 % 86.61 % 61.74 %
Total Workers 194 148 46
Main Worker 62 - -
Marginal Worker 132 93 39

Caste Factor

Balia village of Chatra has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.27 % of total population in Balia village. The village Balia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Balia village out of total population, 194 were engaged in work activities. 31.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 194 workers engaged in Main Work, 15 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.