Goria Kothi Village, with population of 2662 is Goriakothi sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Goriakothi sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Goria Kothi village is 2 km2 and it is the 17th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1118 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Siwan and distance from Goria Kothi village to Siwan is 22 km. The village comes under Gorea Kothi 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 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2662 people, among them 1374 (52%) are male and 1288 (48%) are female. 53% of the whole population are from general caste, 47% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goria Kothi village is 18%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 470 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Goria Kothi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,662 1,400 1,254 8 483
Male 1,374 736 635 3 241
Female 1,288 664 619 5 242

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 33.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1993. Female population growth rate of the village is 31.6% which is -3.9% lower than male population growth rate of 35.5%. General caste population has decreased by -25.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1166.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 60% and child population has increased by 13.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Goria Kothi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34 -26 1,167 60 14
Male 36 -23 1,055 -25 2
Female 32 -29 1,307 400 28

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 1667. There are 1004 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 203 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Goria Kothi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -28 -76 175 1,417 203
2011 937 902 975 1,667 1,004
2001 965 978 800 250 801

Literacy

Total 1371 people in the village are literate, among them 809 are male and 562 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goria Kothi is 63%. 71% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Goria Kothi

Total Male Female
Change 18 9 26
2011 63 71 54
2001 45 62 28

Workers profile

Goria Kothi has 18% (478) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 25% male and 10% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Goria Kothi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 18 16 2 82
Male 25 23 2 75
Female 10 9 1 90