Maheshadih is a village situated in Banka block of Banka district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 364 families residing in the village Maheshadih. The total population of Maheshadih is 1,930 out of which 1,016 are males and 914 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Maheshadih is 900.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maheshadih village is 372 which is 19% of the total population. There are 180 male children and 192 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maheshadih is 1,067 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (900) of Maheshadih village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Maheshadih is 63.9%. Thus Maheshadih village has higher literacy rate compared to 47.4% of Banka district. The male literacy rate is 72.37% and the female literacy rate is 54.02% in Maheshadih village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Maheshadih 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 Maheshadih village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Maheshadih village.
In Maheshadih village out of total population, 600 were engaged in work activities. 82.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 600 workers engaged in Main Work, 122 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 213 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Maheshadih village in Banka.