Barahi is a village situated in Madhepura block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,900 families residing in the village Barahi. The total population of Barahi is 9,459 out of which 4,910 are males and 4,549 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barahi is 926.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barahi village is 1749 which is 18% of the total population. There are 933 male children and 816 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barahi is 875 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (926) of Barahi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barahi is 59.3%. Thus Barahi village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 73.15% and the female literacy rate is 44.58% in Barahi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barahi 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 Barahi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Barahi village.
In Barahi village out of total population, 4,233 were engaged in work activities. 39.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,233 workers engaged in Main Work, 789 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 654 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barahi village in Madhepura.