Chaugain is a Block placed in Buxar district in Bihar. Situated in rural area of Bihar, it is one of the 11 blocks of Buxar district. According to the administration records, the block number of Chaugain is 426. The block has 23 villages and there are total 7929 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chaugain's population is 48743. Out of this, 25021 are males while the females count 23722 here. This block has 8567 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 4418 are boys and 4149 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Chaugain block is 57%. 27894 out of total 48743 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 66% as 16665 males out of total 25021 are literate however female literacy rate is 47% as 11229 out of total 23722 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Chaugain block is 42%. Here 20849 out of total 48743 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 8356 males out of total 25021 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 52% and 12493 out of total 23722 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Chaugain block is 18905 while 29838 are un-employed. And out of 18905 working person 4516 individuals are completely dependent on cultivation.