Machhar Ganwan Population, Caste, Working Data Purba Champaran, Bihar - Census 2011

Machhar Ganwan is a village situated in Kotwa block of Purba Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 1,031 families residing in the village Machhar Ganwan. The total population of Machhar Ganwan is 5,666 out of which 3,000 are males and 2,666 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Machhar Ganwan is 889.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Machhar Ganwan village is 991 which is 17% of the total population. There are 512 male children and 479 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Machhar Ganwan is 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (889) of Machhar Ganwan village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Machhar Ganwan is 50.5%. Thus Machhar Ganwan village has a higher literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Purba Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 58.56% and the female literacy rate is 41.38% in Machhar Ganwan village.

Sex Ratio

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

Machhar Ganwan Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 991 512 479
Literacy 50.52% 58.56% 41.38%
Scheduled Caste 1,277 662 615
Scheduled Tribe 1 1 0
Illiterate 3,304 1,543 1,761

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Machhar Ganwan village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Machhar Ganwan village out of total population, 2,539 were engaged in work activities. 79.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,539 workers engaged in Main Work, 597 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,134 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 2,010 1,410 600
Cultivators 597 465 132
Agriculture Labourer 1,134 767 367
Household Industries 25 14 11
Other Workers 254 164 90
Marginal Workers 529 142 387
Non Working 3,127 1,448 1,679

Map of Machhar Ganwan, Purba Champaran, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Machhar Ganwan, Kotwa

Below are the list of villages near Machhar Ganwan village in Kotwa.

Village Population
Nawada 3,654
Bankatwa 1,145
Rohua Khas 1,385
Karaariya Jagir 4,973
Rohua 765
Barharwa Kalan 16,045
Sabaiya 4,212
Kalyanpur Birt 1,472
Arazi Sariatapur 639
Kalyanpur Khas 1,850