Gaurdah is a village situated in Salkhua Block of Saharsa district in Bihar. Situated in rural region of Saharsa district of Bihar, it is one among the 43 villages of Salkhua Block of Saharsa district. As per the government register, the village code of Gaurdah is 226665. The village has 1768 families.
According to Census 2011, Gaurdah's population is 9117. Out of this, 4819 are males whereas the females count 4298 here. This village has 1793 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 935 are boys and 858 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gaurdah village is 35%. 3266 out of total 9117 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 45% as 2174 males out of total 4819 are educated while female literacy rate is 25% as 1092 out of total 4298 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Gaurdah village is shockingly high -- 64%. Here 5851 out of total 9117 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 54% as 2645 males out of total 4819 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 74% and 3206 out of total 4298 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Gaurdah village is 3938 however 5179 are non-working. And out of 3938 working individual 902 individuals are totally reliant on farming.