Ariyan is a village situated in Hisua block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 342 families residing in the village Ariyan. The total population of Ariyan is 2,351 out of which 1,173 are males and 1,178 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ariyan is 1,004.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ariyan village is 434 which is 18% of the total population. There are 217 male children and 217 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ariyan is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,004) of Ariyan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ariyan is 65.4%. Thus Ariyan village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 73.95% and the female literacy rate is 56.92% in Ariyan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ariyan 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 Ariyan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Ariyan village.
In Ariyan village out of total population, 769 were engaged in work activities. 73.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 769 workers engaged in Main Work, 320 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 162 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ariyan village in Hisua.