Sihaul Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Satar Kataiya sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Satar Kataiya sub district of Saharsa district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Sihaul village is 9 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1287 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Saharsa and distance from Sihaul village to Saharsa is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sihaul village is 852124. The village comes under Sihaul panchayat. Satar Kataiya is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Saharsa which is 14 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5857 (53%) are male and 5286 (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sihaul village is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2197 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sihaul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,143 10,138 1,003 2 2,011
Male 5,857 5,362 494 1 1,065
Female 5,286 4,776 509 1 946

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.4% which is -4.1% lower than male population growth rate of 12.5%. General caste population has increased by 9.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.3% and child population has decreased by -1.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sihaul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 10 18 0 -2
Male 13 12 18 0 2
Female 8 7 19 0 -6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 903 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 891, in schedule caste is 1030 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 888 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 75 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sihaul

Total General SC ST Child
Change -34 -39 11 1,000 -75
2011 903 891 1,030 1,000 888
2001 937 930 1,019 0 963

Literacy

Total 4326 people in the village are literate, among them 2794 are male and 1532 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sihaul is 47%. 58% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sihaul

Total Male Female
Change 10 9 11
2011 47 58 35
2001 37 49 24

Workers profile

Sihaul has 34% (3759) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 19% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sihaul

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34 17 16 66
Male 47 28 20 53
Female 19 6 13 81