Matihani is a village situated in Matihani block of Begusarai district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 5,038 families residing in the village Matihani. The total population of Matihani is 24,847 out of which 13,138 are males and 11,709 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Matihani is 891.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Matihani village is 4148 which is 17% of the total population. There are 2141 male children and 2007 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Matihani is 937 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (891) of Matihani village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Matihani is 69.7%. Thus Matihani village has higher literacy rate compared to 52.1% of Begusarai district. The male literacy rate is 76.92% and the female literacy rate is 61.53% in Matihani village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Matihani 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 Matihani village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Matihani village.
In Matihani village out of total population, 7,069 were engaged in work activities. 67.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7,069 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,125 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,073 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Matihani village in Matihani.