Bhagwanpur Hat Community Development Block, with population of about 2.2 lakh is Siwan district's the 4th most populous sub district, located in Siwan district of the state Bihar in India. There are 113 villages in the sub district, among them Kauriya is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Bhikhampur is the least populous village with population of 12. Saghar Sultanpur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 8 km2 and Bhikhampur is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.2 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhagwanpur Hat community development block is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 36 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhagwanpur Hat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 220,651 195,019 24,377 1,255 36,507
Male 111,578 98,462 12,514 602 18,915
Female 109,073 96,557 11,863 653 17,592

Most populated Villages in Bhagwanpur Hat

Villages
Name Population
Kauriya 13075
Saghar Sultanpur 12562
Barka Gaon 10932
Sonhani 5724
Bhagwanpur Hat 4851
Mohamda 4773
Baramh Asthan 4399
Morakhas 4304
Bithuna 4073
Piprahia 3719

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 976 in Muslims are 990.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhagwanpur Hat

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 220,651 189,353 30,736 214 24 17 8 4 295
Male 111,578 95,836 15,442 109 12 10 4 3 162
Female 109,073 93,517 15,294 105 12 7 4 1 133

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 27.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 21.7% which is -12.6% lower than male population growth rate of 34.3%. General caste population has increased by 26.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 543.6% and child population has increased by 2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhagwanpur Hat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.7% 26.7% 30.8% 543.6% 2%
Male 34.3% 33.4% 35.8% 652.5% 2.8%
Female 21.7% 20.5% 25.9% 467.8% 1.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 981, in schedule caste is 948 and in schedule tribe is 1085. There are 930 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 101 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 16 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhagwanpur Hat

Total General SC ST Child
Change -101 -104 -74 -353 -16
2011 978 981 948 1085 930
2001 1079 1085 1022 1438 946

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bhagwanpur Hat

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Bahadurpur 1332
Chokmunda 1240
Sani Bagahi 1212
Bagahi 1209
Makhdumpur 1199
Salempur 1184
Sipar 1154
Juaphar tola 1128
Bansohi 1120
Rampur 1120

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 75 thousand are male and about 54 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhagwanpur Hat is 70%. 81% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhagwanpur Hat

Total Male Female
Change 16.5% 10.9% 20.4%
2011 70.3% 81.3% 59.3%
2001 53.8% 70.4% 38.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bhagwanpur Hat

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Singhauli 87
Manan Patti 87
Dilshadpur 85
Mairi Makhsuspur 84
Chaurasi 82
Banpura 81
Saripatti 81
Bakhtauli 81
Rampur Digar 80
Sahsa 80

Workers profile

Bhagwanpur Hat has 26% (about 56 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 8% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhagwanpur Hat

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 25.6% 14.7% 10.9% 74.4%
Male 42.7% 26.3% 16.4% 57.3%
Female 8% 2.7% 5.3% 92%

Biggest Villages in Bhagwanpur Hat

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Saghar Sultanpur 8.5
Kauriya 7.7
Barka Gaon 6.8
Bithuna 4.9
Sonhani 4.1
Mohamda 3.4
Baramh Asthan 2.9
Aruan 2.7
Bilaspur 2.6
Sughri 2.5