Arraha is a village situated in Ghailarh block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 775 families residing in the village Arraha. The total population of Arraha is 4,427 out of which 2,325 are males and 2,102 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arraha is 904.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arraha village is 765 which is 17% of the total population. There are 399 male children and 366 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arraha is 917 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (904) of Arraha village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arraha is 64.8%. Thus Arraha village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 75.65% and the female literacy rate is 52.82% in Arraha village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arraha 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 Arraha village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Arraha village.
In Arraha village out of total population, 1,601 were engaged in work activities. 47.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 52.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,601 workers engaged in Main Work, 391 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 279 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arraha village in Ghailarh.