Gurganwan is a village situated in Salkhua Block of Saharsa district in Bihar. Located in rural part of Saharsa district of Bihar, it is one of the 43 villages of Salkhua Block of Saharsa district. According to the administration register, the village code of Gurganwan is 226672. The village has 747 houses.
According to Census 2011, Gurganwan's population is 3867. Out of this, 2023 are males while the females count 1844 here. This village has 835 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 433 are boys and 402 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gurganwan village is 40%. 1585 out of total 3867 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 49% as 995 males out of total 2023 are educated however female literacy rate is 31% as 590 out of total 1844 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Gurganwan village is shockingly high -- 59%. Here 2282 out of total 3867 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 50% as 1028 males out of total 2023 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 68% and 1254 out of total 1844 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied individual of Gurganwan village is 1050 whereas 2817 are non-working. And out of 1050 occupied individual 29 individuals are entirely dependent on cultivation.