Dumra Village, with population of 4468 is Goriakothi sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Goriakothi sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Dumra village is 3 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1619 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Siwan and distance from Dumra village to Siwan is 24 km. The village comes under Mahammadpur panchayat. Goriakothi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Siwan which is 24 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4468 people, among them 2222 (50%) are male and 2246 (50%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dumra village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 734 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dumra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,468 3,372 950 146 662
Male 2,222 1,668 469 85 329
Female 2,246 1,704 481 61 333

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3673. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.9% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 21.4%. General caste population has increased by 12.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.3% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dumra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 13 39 0 -12
Male 21 11 43 0 -17
Female 22 14 36 0 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1011 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1022, in schedule caste is 1026 and in schedule tribe is 718. There are 1012 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 4 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 - Dumra

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 29 -47 718 106
2011 1,011 1,022 1,026 718 1,012
2001 1,007 993 1,073 0 906

Literacy

Total 2650 people in the village are literate, among them 1513 are male and 1137 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dumra is 70%. 80% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 18% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dumra

Total Male Female
Change 20 18 21
2011 70 80 59
2001 50 62 39

Workers profile

Dumra has 26% (1149) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 10% female population are working population. 14% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 27% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dumra

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 26 8 18 74
Male 42 14 27 59
Female 10 2 8 90