Bhirkhi is a medium size village located in Salkhua Block of Saharsa district, Bihar with total 252 families residing. The Bhirkhi village has population of 1444 of which 775 are males while 669 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Bhirkhi village population of children with age 0-6 is 321 which makes up 22.23 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bhirkhi village is 863 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Bhirkhi as per census is 803, lower than Bihar average of 935.
Bhirkhi village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Bhirkhi village was 51.29 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Bhirkhi Male literacy stands at 65.33 % while female literacy rate was 35.36 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Bhirkhi 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 Bhirkhi village.
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In Bhirkhi village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.94 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.07 % of total population in Bhirkhi village.
In Bhirkhi village out of total population, 716 were engaged in work activities. 85.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 716 workers engaged in Main Work, 153 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 447 were Agricultural labourer.