Balia is a large village located in Lakhnaur of Madhubani district, Bihar with total 854 families residing. The Balia village has population of 3781 of which 1982 are males while 1799 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Balia village population of children with age 0-6 is 682 which makes up 18.04 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Balia village is 908 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Balia as per census is 853, lower than Bihar average of 935.
Balia village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Balia village was 60.57 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Balia Male literacy stands at 69.76 % while female literacy rate was 50.57 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Balia village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Balia village of Madhubani has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.17 % of total population in Balia village.
The village Balia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Balia village out of total population, 1743 were engaged in work activities. 38.50 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.50 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1743 workers engaged in Main Work, 224 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 365 were Agricultural labourer.