Gamharia Population, Caste, Working Data Araria, Bihar - Census 2011

Gamharia is a village situated in Bhargama block of Araria district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 679 families residing in the village Gamharia. The total population of Gamharia is 3,577 out of which 1,893 are males and 1,684 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gamharia is 890.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Gamharia village is 725 which is 20% of the total population. There are 378 male children and 347 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gamharia is 918 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (890) of Gamharia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gamharia is 51.5%. Thus Gamharia village has a higher literacy rate compared to 42.5% of Araria district. The male literacy rate is 61.85% and the female literacy rate is 39.79% in Gamharia village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gamharia village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Gamharia Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gamharia village.

Total Male Female
Children 725 378 347
Literacy 51.51% 61.85% 39.79%
Scheduled Caste 1,318 710 608
Scheduled Tribe 824 445 379
Illiterate 2,108 956 1,152

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 23% of total population in Gamharia village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gamharia village out of total population, 1,601 were engaged in work activities. 36.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,601 workers engaged in Main Work, 140 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 421 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 587 400 187
Cultivators 140 125 15
Agriculture Labourer 421 257 164
Household Industries 3 3 0
Other Workers 23 15 8
Marginal Workers 1,014 478 536
Non Working 1,976 1,015 961

Map of Gamharia, Araria, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Gamharia, Bhargama

Below are the list of villages near Gamharia village in Bhargama.