Atarua is a village situated in Bhagwanpur block of Begusarai district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 333 families residing in the village Atarua. The total population of Atarua is 1,755 out of which 945 are males and 810 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Atarua is 857.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Atarua village is 362 which is 21% of the total population. There are 199 male children and 163 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Atarua is 819 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (857) of Atarua village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Atarua is 66.7%. Thus Atarua village has higher literacy rate compared to 52.1% of Begusarai district. The male literacy rate is 73.86% and the female literacy rate is 58.42% in Atarua village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Atarua 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 Atarua village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Atarua village.
In Atarua village out of total population, 653 were engaged in work activities. 73.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 653 workers engaged in Main Work, 82 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 236 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Atarua village in Bhagwanpur.