Solindabad Village, with population of about 10 thousand is Kahara sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Kahara sub district of Saharsa district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Solindabad village is 9 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1179 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Saharsa and distance from Solindabad village to Saharsa is 2 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Solindabad village is 852201. The village comes under Sulindabad panchayat. Kahara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Saharsa which is 4 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 5469 (52%) are male and 4990 (48%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Solindabad village is 24%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2115 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Solindabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,459 7,675 2,782 2 2,484
Male 5,469 4,025 1,443 1 1,305
Female 4,990 3,650 1,339 1 1,179

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 36.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7675. Female population growth rate of the village is 35% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of 37.5%. General caste population has increased by 34.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.7% and child population has increased by 36.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Solindabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36 34 42 0 37
Male 38 37 40 0 40
Female 35 32 44 0 34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 912 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 907, in schedule caste is 928 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 903 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Solindabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -33 28 1,000 -38
2011 912 907 928 1,000 903
2001 929 940 900 0 941

Literacy

Total 4114 people in the village are literate, among them 2471 are male and 1643 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Solindabad is 52%. 59% of male and 43% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Solindabad

Total Male Female
Change 12 7 18
2011 52 59 43
2001 39 52 25

Workers profile

Solindabad has 33% (3415) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 19% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Solindabad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33 24 8 67
Male 45 38 7 55
Female 19 9 10 81