Athkauni is a village situated in Tariani Chowk block of Sheohar district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,246 families residing in the village Athkauni. The total population of Athkauni is 5,329 out of which 2,857 are males and 2,472 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Athkauni is 865.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Athkauni village is 1149 which is 22% of the total population. There are 614 male children and 535 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Athkauni is 871 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (865) of Athkauni village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Athkauni is 54.8%. Thus Athkauni village has higher literacy rate compared to 43.2% of Sheohar district. The male literacy rate is 63.17% and the female literacy rate is 45.12% in Athkauni village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Athkauni 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 Athkauni village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Athkauni village.
In Athkauni village out of total population, 1,694 were engaged in work activities. 63.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,694 workers engaged in Main Work, 296 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 693 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Athkauni village in Tariani Chowk.
|Az Rakbe Athkauni urf Benipur||1,421|
|Az Rakbe Raja Dih Barahi||995|