Tirkona is a village situated in Murliganj block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 289 families residing in the village Tirkona. The total population of Tirkona is 1,373 out of which 713 are males and 660 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tirkona is 926.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tirkona village is 311 which is 23% of the total population. There are 166 male children and 145 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tirkona is 873 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (926) of Tirkona village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tirkona is 42.2%. Thus Tirkona village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 53.02% and the female literacy rate is 30.68% in Tirkona village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tirkona 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 Tirkona village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Tirkona village.
In Tirkona village out of total population, 465 were engaged in work activities. 38.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 465 workers engaged in Main Work, 22 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 144 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tirkona village in Murliganj.