Behat is a large village located in Lakhnaur of Madhubani district, Bihar with total 4123 families residing. The Behat village has population of 19306 of which 10284 are males while 9022 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Behat village population of children with age 0-6 is 2996 which makes up 15.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Behat village is 877 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Behat as per census is 919, lower than Bihar average of 935.
Behat village has higher literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Behat village was 68.88 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Behat Male literacy stands at 78.75 % while female literacy rate was 57.55 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Behat village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.33 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.07 % of total population in Behat village.
In Behat village out of total population, 6220 were engaged in work activities. 59.02 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.98 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 6220 workers engaged in Main Work, 702 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1373 were Agricultural labourer.