Mohanpur Village, with population of 2923 is Nauhatta sub district's the 16th most populous village, located in Nauhatta sub district of Saharsa district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Mohanpur village is 4 km2 and it is the 13th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 767 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Supaul and distance from Mohanpur village to Supaul is 24 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Mohanpur village is 852123. The village comes under Shahpur, Mohanpur panchayat. Nauhatta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Saharsa which is 29 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2923 people, among them 1490 (51%) are male and 1433 (49%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mohanpur village is 22%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 644 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mohanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,923 2,279 644 0 653
Male 1,490 1,173 317 0 331
Female 1,433 1,106 327 0 322

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2418. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.5% which is -6.9% lower than male population growth rate of 24.4%. General caste population has increased by 20.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22% and child population has increased by 37.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mohanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 21 22 -100 38
Male 24 26 20 0 27
Female 18 16 24 -100 51

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 943, in schedule caste is 1032. There are 973 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 157 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mohanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -56 -77 40 0 157
2011 962 943 1,032 0 973
2001 1,018 1,020 992 0 816

Literacy

Total 1327 people in the village are literate, among them 817 are male and 510 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mohanpur is 58%. 70% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 33%. Male literacy has gone up by 34% and female literacy rate has gone up by 31%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mohanpur

Total Male Female
Change 33 35 30
2011 59 71 46
2001 25 36 16

Workers profile

Mohanpur has 38% (1106) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 27% female population are working population. 7% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 41% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mohanpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 4 34 62
Male 48 7 41 52
Female 27 1 26 73