Nauhatta Community Development Block, with population of about 1.6 lakh is Saharsa district's the 5th least populous sub district, located in Saharsa district of the state Bihar in India. There are 54 villages in the sub district, among them Nauhatta is the most populous village with population of about 25 thousand and Balugaon urf Chhatra is the least populous village with population of 189. Nauhatta is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 21 km2 and Baksuar is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.6 lakh people, among them about 84 thousand (52%) are male and about 77 thousand (48%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nauhatta community development block is 20%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 33 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Nauhatta community development block live in the Nauhatta Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nauhatta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 161,784 136,392 24,700 692 32,522
Male 84,347 71,232 12,760 355 16,656
Female 77,437 65,160 11,940 337 15,866

Most populated Villages in Nauhatta

Villages
Name Population
Nauhatta 25347
Bakaunia 8555
Murajpur 7961
Darhar 7484
Chandrain 6754
Kharhatelwa 6720
Sataur 6430
Aunira Ramauli 5523
Shahpur 4906
Kadli patti 4272

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 20% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 910 in Muslims are 956.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nauhatta

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 161,784 128,785 31,971 121 12 8 11 0 876
Male 84,347 67,438 16,345 61 7 4 4 0 488
Female 77,437 61,347 15,626 60 5 4 7 0 388

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 16.7% which is -1.2% lower than male population growth rate of 17.9%. General caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 53.4% and child population has increased by 15.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nauhatta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.3% 16.4% 21.9% 53.4% 15.3%
Male 17.9% 17.2% 21.5% 60.6% 11.6%
Female 16.7% 15.6% 22.5% 46.5% 19.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 936 and in schedule tribe is 949. There are 953 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nauhatta

Total General SC ST Child
Change -10 -13 8 -92 62
2011 918 915 936 949 953
2001 928 928 928 1041 891

Villages with highest sex ratio in Nauhatta

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Balugaon urf Chhatra 1011
Deoka 988
Barahi 975
Kumhrauli 972
Mohanpur 962
Rampur 960
Panduba 958
Tikpuli Chak Khuti Badh 957
Bhelahi 956
Partaha 956

Literacy

Total about 66 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 43 thousand are male and about 23 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nauhatta is 51%. 63% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nauhatta

Total Male Female
Change 14.0% 12.8% 14.9%
2011 51% 63.3% 37.5%
2001 37% 50.5% 22.6%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Nauhatta

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Mohammadpur 75
Mojuaul 75
Bhakua 74
Enaetpur 72
Hati 71
Dharampur 66
Birjain 65
Ekarh 63
Kharhatelwa 63
Aunira Ramauli 59

Workers profile

Nauhatta has 40% (about 65 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 32% female population are working population. 24% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nauhatta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40% 16.2% 23.8% 60%
Male 47.8% 23.9% 23.9% 52.2%
Female 31.5% 7.7% 23.8% 68.5%

Biggest Villages in Nauhatta

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Nauhatta 20.5
Bakaunia 11.1
Ekarh 7.5
Darhar 7.2
Sataur 7.1
Kharhatelwa 6.7
Murajpur 6
Chandrain 5.5
Kadli patti 5
Aunira Ramauli 4.8