Barahi is a village situated in Kishanganj block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 677 families residing in the village Barahi. The total population of Barahi is 3,585 out of which 1,834 are males and 1,751 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barahi is 955.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barahi village is 704 which is 20% of the total population. There are 370 male children and 334 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barahi is 903 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (955) of Barahi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barahi is 58.5%. Thus Barahi village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 71.65% and the female literacy rate is 44.81% 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 18% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Barahi village.
In Barahi village out of total population, 1,449 were engaged in work activities. 30.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 69.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,449 workers engaged in Main Work, 153 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 240 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barahi village in Kishanganj.
|Ramsahai Milik alias Garibjha||13|
|Bhawanandpur alias Kumarganj||2,477|