Bes is a village situated in Katamdag block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 289 families residing in the village Bes. The total population of Bes is 1,563 out of which 792 are males and 771 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bes is 973.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bes village is 317 which is 20% of the total population. There are 167 male children and 150 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bes is 898 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Bes village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bes is 56.2%. Thus Bes village has lower literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 66.08% and the female literacy rate is 46.22% in Bes village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bes village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bes village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 56.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.6% of total population in Bes village.
In Bes village out of total population, 697 were engaged in work activities. 17.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 82.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 697 workers engaged in Main Work, 9 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bes village in Katamdag.