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

Garhwa is a village situated in Ramgarhwa block of Purba Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 192 families residing in the village Garhwa. The total population of Garhwa is 725 out of which 380 are males and 345 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Garhwa is 908.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Garhwa village is 155 which is 21% of the total population. There are 82 male children and 73 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Garhwa is 890 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (908) of Garhwa village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Garhwa is 79.8%. Thus Garhwa village has a higher literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Purba Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 78.86% and the female literacy rate is 80.88% in Garhwa village.

Sex Ratio

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

Garhwa Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 155 82 73
Literacy 79.82% 78.86% 80.88%
Scheduled Caste 109 58 51
Scheduled Tribe 1 1 0
Illiterate 270 145 125

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Garhwa village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Garhwa village out of total population, 463 were engaged in work activities. 3.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 96.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 463 workers engaged in Main Work, 11 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 16 6 10
Cultivators 11 4 7
Agriculture Labourer 3 1 2
Other Workers 2 1 1
Marginal Workers 447 228 219
Non Working 262 146 116

Map of Garhwa, Purba Champaran, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Garhwa, Ramgarhwa

Below are the list of villages near Garhwa village in Ramgarhwa.

Village Population
Jaitapur 8,220
Sukhi Semra 4,064
Phulwariya 12,153
Kohbarwa 1,809
Pakhnahiya 5,231
Basti Semra 2,532
Mura 1,775
Ahirauliya 12,620
Khonrwa 1,117
Belwa Piparpanti 1,192