Pachrukhi Community Development Block, with population of about 2 lakh is Siwan district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Siwan district of the state Bihar in India. There are 81 villages in the sub district, among them Tarwara is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Chak Pasram is the least populous village with population of 397. Ukhai purbaripatti is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 5 km2 and Babhnauli is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2 lakh people, among them about 1 lakh (50%) are male and about 1 lakh (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pachrukhi community development block is 17%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 33 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pachrukhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 201,759 174,263 23,433 4,063 34,349
Male 101,688 87,795 11,860 2,033 17,522
Female 100,071 86,468 11,573 2,030 16,827

Most populated Villages in Pachrukhi

Villages
Name Population
Tarwara 10244
Ukhai purbaripatti 9174
Pachrukhi 7970
Jasauli Kharag 6126
Benusar Buzurg 6036
Pipra 5067
Papaur 5047
Ukhaipachhiaripatti 4689
Bharathpura 4340
Mahuari 4249

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 19% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 978 in Muslims are 1011.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pachrukhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 201,759 163,380 38,090 128 26 8 5 0 122
Male 101,688 82,604 18,938 65 10 4 2 0 65
Female 100,071 80,776 19,152 63 16 4 3 0 57

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 24.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 22.5% which is -3.4% lower than male population growth rate of 25.9%. General caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 802.9% and child population has increased by 1.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pachrukhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.2% 21.5% 25.8% 802.9% 1.9%
Male 25.9% 23.5% 25.4% 819.9% -1.8%
Female 22.5% 19.6% 26.2% 786.5% 6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 984 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 976 and in schedule tribe is 999. There are 960 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pachrukhi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -28 -32 6 -37 70
2011 984 985 976 999 960
2001 1012 1017 970 1036 890

Villages with highest sex ratio in Pachrukhi

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Rampur 1231
Hakma 1221
Gopalpur 1192
Nuruddinpur 1175
Mithanpura 1159
Pengwara 1157
Budhu Chhapra 1156
Majhaulia 1116
Surwala 1113
Papaur 1099

Literacy

Total about 1.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 68 thousand are male and about 49 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pachrukhi is 70%. 81% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pachrukhi

Total Male Female
Change 19.7% 14.5% 24.2%
2011 69.5% 80.6% 58.3%
2001 49.8% 66.1% 34.1%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Pachrukhi

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Alapur 80
Atarsua 79
Akopur 78
Chak Pasram 77
Kodai 77
Nainpura 77
Mohammadpur 77
Hata 77
Ghorgahiya 77
Sahlaur 77

Workers profile

Pachrukhi has 31% (about 62 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 15% female population are working population. 27% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pachrukhi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.9% 15.4% 15.5% 69.1%
Male 46.8% 27.1% 19.7% 53.2%
Female 14.7% 3.5% 11.2% 85.3%

Biggest Villages in Pachrukhi

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Ukhai purbaripatti 5.1
Jasauli Kharag 5
Papaur 4
Ukhaipachhiaripatti 3.9
Tarwara 3.7
Surwala 3.4
Supauli 3.2
Barahani 3.1
Malupur 2.8
Pipra 2.8