Balahpur is a village situated in Matihani block of Begusarai district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,548 families residing in the village Balahpur. The total population of Balahpur is 12,450 out of which 6,652 are males and 5,798 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Balahpur is 872.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Balahpur village is 2069 which is 17% of the total population. There are 1095 male children and 974 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Balahpur is 889 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (872) of Balahpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Balahpur is 74.4%. Thus Balahpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 52.1% of Begusarai district. The male literacy rate is 81.25% and the female literacy rate is 66.5% in Balahpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Balahpur 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 Balahpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Balahpur village.
In Balahpur village out of total population, 4,304 were engaged in work activities. 80% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,304 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,336 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,083 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Balahpur village in Matihani.