Araria Population - Purnia, Bihar

Araria is a large village located in Amour Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 630 families residing. The Araria village has population of 3068 of which 1670 are males while 1398 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Araria village population of children with age 0-6 is 562 which makes up 18.32 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Araria village is 837 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Araria as per census is 831, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Araria village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Araria village was 54.63 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Araria Male literacy stands at 64.49 % while female literacy rate was 42.87 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Araria village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Araria village.

Araria Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 630 - -
Population 3,068 1,670 1,398
Child (0-6) 562 307 255
Schedule Caste 113 66 47
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 54.63 % 64.49 % 42.87 %
Total Workers 888 776 112
Main Worker 751 - -
Marginal Worker 137 132 5

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.68 % of total population in Araria village. The village Araria currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Araria village out of total population, 888 were engaged in work activities. 84.57 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.43 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 888 workers engaged in Main Work, 220 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 438 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149