Arda is a village situated in Rudhauli tehsil of Basti district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 258 families residing in the village Arda. The total population of Arda is 1,478 out of which 725 are males and 753 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arda is 1,039.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arda village is 264 which is 18% of the total population. There are 137 male children and 127 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arda is 927 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,039) of Arda village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arda is 59.9%. Thus Arda village has higher literacy rate compared to 56.6% of Basti district. The male literacy rate is 75.17% and the female literacy rate is 45.53% in Arda village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arda village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Arda village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Arda village.
In Arda village out of total population, 609 were engaged in work activities. 20.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 79.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 609 workers engaged in Main Work, 51 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arda village in Rudhauli.