Jokihat is a Block situated in Araria district in Bihar. Situated in rural area of Bihar, it is one among the 9 blocks of Araria district. As per the government register, the block number of Jokihat is 108. The block has 95 villages and there are total 65725 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jokihat's population is 322192. Out of this, 167889 are males while the females count 154303 here. This block has 71399 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 36412 are boys and 34987 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Jokihat block is 41%. 132926 out of total 322192 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 47% as 80001 males out of total 167889 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 34% as 52925 out of total 154303 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Jokihat block is shockingly high -- 58%. Here 189266 out of total 322192 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 52% as 87888 males out of total 167889 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 65% and 101378 out of total 154303 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Jokihat block is 101684 yet 220508 are un-employed. And out of 101684 employed people 16263 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.