Muraripur is a village situated in Sikti block of Araria district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,029 families residing in the village Muraripur. The total population of Muraripur is 5,356 out of which 2,729 are males and 2,627 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Muraripur is 963.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Muraripur village is 1103 which is 21% of the total population. There are 527 male children and 576 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Muraripur is 1,093 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (963) of Muraripur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Muraripur is 59.7%. Thus Muraripur village has higher literacy rate compared to 42.5% of Araria district. The male literacy rate is 67.62% and the female literacy rate is 51.29% in Muraripur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Muraripur 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 Muraripur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Muraripur village.
In Muraripur village out of total population, 1,678 were engaged in work activities. 51.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,678 workers engaged in Main Work, 230 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 456 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Muraripur village in Sikti.