Garhia is a village situated in Pratapganj block of Supaul district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 305 families residing in the village Garhia. The total population of Garhia is 1,232 out of which 643 are males and 589 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Garhia is 916.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Garhia village is 243 which is 20% of the total population. There are 129 male children and 114 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Garhia is 884 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (916) of Garhia village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Garhia is 50.1%. Thus Garhia village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.4% of Supaul district. The male literacy rate is 66.15% and the female literacy rate is 32.63% 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 1.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Garhia village.
In Garhia village out of total population, 653 were engaged in work activities. 32.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 67.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 653 workers engaged in Main Work, 47 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 155 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Garhia village in Pratapganj.