Garhia is a village situated in Madhepura block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 778 families residing in the village Garhia. The total population of Garhia is 4,080 out of which 2,137 are males and 1,943 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Garhia is 909.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Garhia village is 728 which is 18% of the total population. There are 394 male children and 334 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Garhia is 848 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (909) of Garhia village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Garhia is 47%. Thus Garhia village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 58.98% and the female literacy rate is 34.12% in Garhia village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Garhia 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 Garhia village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Garhia village.
In Garhia village out of total population, 1,923 were engaged in work activities. 48.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,923 workers engaged in Main Work, 514 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 290 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Garhia village in Madhepura.
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