Mahishi Block of Saharsa district has total population of 206,774 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 108,437 are males while 98,337 are females. In 2011 there were total 40,046 families residing in Mahishi Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Mahishi Block is 907.
As per Census 2011, all of the population of Mahishi Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 48.4% and the sex ratio of Mahishi Block is 907.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mahishi Block is 44700 which is 22% of the total population. There are 23238 male children and 21462 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mahishi Block is 924 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 907 ) of Mahishi Block.
The total literacy rate of Mahishi Block is 48.37%. The male literacy rate is 47.07% and the female literacy rate is 27.82% in Mahishi Block.
To facilitate the administration, Mahishi Block is further divided into 81 villages.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Mahishi Block.
|Children (Age 0-6)||44,700||23,238||21,462|
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Mahishi Block of .
|No Religion Specified||176||(0.09%)||83||93|
Average literacy rate of Mahishi Block in 2011 were 48.37% in which, male and female literacy were 59.91% and 35.59% respectively. Total literate in Mahishi Block were 78,399 of which male and female were 51,040 and 27,359 respectively.
The Sex Ratio of Mahishi Block is 907 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 907 females in Mahishi Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 924 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 907 ) of Mahishi Block.
According to Census 2011, there were 44,700 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mahishi Block. Out of which 44,700 were male while 44,700 were female.
As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Mahishi Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Mahishi Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 44,700.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||44,700||0||44,700|
In Mahishi Block out of total population, 75,559 were engaged in work activities. 41.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 75,559 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,308 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15,409 were Agricultural labourer.