Mathia is a village situated in Chauri Chaura tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 168 families residing in the village Mathia. The total population of Mathia is 1,203 out of which 628 are males and 575 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mathia is 916.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mathia village is 183 which is 15% of the total population. There are 93 male children and 90 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mathia is 968 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (916) of Mathia village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mathia is 69.8%. Thus Mathia village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 84.67% and the female literacy rate is 53.4% in Mathia village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mathia 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 Mathia village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 67.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mathia village.
In Mathia village out of total population, 714 were engaged in work activities. 47.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 52.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 714 workers engaged in Main Work, 312 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mathia village in Chauri Chaura.