Chandpur Village, with population of 1353 is Goriakothi sub district's the 24th least populous village, located in Goriakothi sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Chandpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 27th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1573 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Siwan and distance from Chandpur village to Siwan is 28 km. Pin code of Chandpur village is 841434. The village comes under Majhavalia panchayat. Goriakothi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Siwan which is 28 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1353 people, among them 670 (50%) are male and 683 (50%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandpur village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 203 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chandpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,353 1,259 66 28 207
Male 670 622 32 16 104
Female 683 637 34 12 103

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1053. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.1% which is -11.4% lower than male population growth rate of 34.5%. General caste population has increased by 29.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.4% and child population has decreased by -1.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chandpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29 29 -15 0 -2
Male 35 36 -22 0 -7
Female 23 23 -8 0 4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1019 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1024, in schedule caste is 1063 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 990 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 95 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 106 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chandpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -95 -109 161 750 106
2011 1,019 1,024 1,063 750 990
2001 1,114 1,133 902 0 884

Literacy

Total 775 people in the village are literate, among them 441 are male and 334 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandpur is 68%. 78% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 18% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chandpur

Total Male Female
Change 22 18 24
2011 68 78 58
2001 46 60 34

Workers profile

Chandpur has 27% (364) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 13% female population are working population. 22% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chandpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 12 15 73
Male 41 22 19 59
Female 13 2 11 87