Siswan Community Development Block, with population of about 1.5 lakh is Siwan district's the 8th least populous sub district, located in Siwan district of the state Bihar in India. There are 74 villages in the sub district, among them Chainpur Mobarakpur is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Nagai Khas is the least populous village with population of 85. Kachnar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 7 km2 and Nagai is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.5 lakh people, among them about 78 thousand (50%) are male and about 76 thousand (50%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Siswan community development block is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 27 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Siswan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 153,953 129,029 16,792 8,132 25,160
Male 77,683 64,990 8,614 4,079 13,123
Female 76,270 64,039 8,178 4,053 12,037

Most populated Villages in Siswan

Villages
Name Population
Chainpur Mobarakpur 14455
Gayaspur 10771
Kachnar 9897
Gangapur 7281
Bhagar 6725
Ramgarh 6684
Ghurghat 4180
Baghauna 3955
Siswan 3912
Saraut 3660

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 981 in Muslims are 989.

Religion wise population 2011 - Siswan

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 153,953 137,573 16,194 45 20 8 4 2 107
Male 77,683 69,445 8,142 22 11 7 2 0 54
Female 76,270 68,128 8,052 23 9 1 2 2 53

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 28% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 22.8% which is -10.9% lower than male population growth rate of 33.7%. General caste population has increased by 21.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1437.2% and child population has increased by 2.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Siswan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28% 21.4% 24.7% 1437.2% 2.9%
Male 33.7% 26.9% 29.8% 1427.7% 3.3%
Female 22.8% 16.4% 19.8% 1446.9% 2.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 982 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 949 and in schedule tribe is 994. There are 917 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 87 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Siswan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -87 -90 -80 13 -8
2011 982 985 949 994 917
2001 1069 1075 1029 981 925

Villages with highest sex ratio in Siswan

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Nagai Khas 1429
Pachamuwa 1276
Nawalpur 1269
Mathia 1267
Harihar Chhapra 1210
Nawada 1208
Bakhri 1195
Kathtal 1178
Madhwapur 1173
Gudi Dih 1161

Literacy

Total about 88 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 51 thousand are male and about 37 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Siswan is 68%. 80% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Siswan

Total Male Female
Change 19.0% 14.4% 22.0%
2011 68.5% 79.5% 57.4%
2001 49.5% 65.1% 35.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Siswan

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Menhdar 89
Pipra 82
Tilauta 81
Siswa Khurd 81
Noniapatti 80
Pachbhinda 80
Husena 79
Ramgarh 79
Bawan Dih 77
Kathtal 77

Workers profile

Siswan has 30% (about 47 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 15% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Siswan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.4% 12.9% 17.5% 69.6%
Male 45.7% 22.8% 22.9% 54.3%
Female 14.8% 2.8% 12% 85.2%

Biggest Villages in Siswan

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kachnar 6.8
Gayaspur 6.4
Baghauna 4.7
Ramgarh 3.7
Chainpur Mobarakpur 3.6
Siswan 3.6
Bhagar 3.1
Bhikhpur Bhagwanpur 2.9
Bawan Dih 2.8
Chhitauli 2.8