Garahia Population, Caste, Working Data Purba Champaran, Bihar - Census 2011

Garahia is a village situated in Madhuban block of Purba Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 1,009 families residing in the village Garahia. The total population of Garahia is 5,396 out of which 2,831 are males and 2,565 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Garahia is 906.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Garahia village is 1268 which is 23% of the total population. There are 637 male children and 631 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Garahia is 991 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (906) of Garahia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Garahia is 34.2%. Thus Garahia village has a lower literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Purba Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 39.33% and the female literacy rate is 28.44% in Garahia village.

Sex Ratio

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

Garahia Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 1,268 637 631
Literacy 34.23% 39.33% 28.44%
Scheduled Caste 831 432 399
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 3,983 1,968 2,015

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Garahia village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Garahia village out of total population, 1,301 were engaged in work activities. 68.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,301 workers engaged in Main Work, 85 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 623 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 887 846 41
Cultivators 85 84 1
Agriculture Labourer 623 589 34
Other Workers 179 173 6
Marginal Workers 414 231 183
Non Working 4,095 1,754 2,341

Map of Garahia, Purba Champaran, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Garahia, Madhuban

Below are the list of villages near Garahia village in Madhuban.

Village Population
Bahuara 4,315
Chak Chauhani 2,215
Madhuban Tola Koilhara 4,672
Harnarayanpur 3,219
Khodadpur 2,060
Maripur Mal 3,685
Koilhara 1,972
Maripur Milik 1,605
Madhuban Tola Dihu 2,264
Madhuban Tola Semra 1,924