Simri is a Block located in Buxar district in Bihar. Situated in rural region of Bihar, it is one among the 11 blocks of Buxar district. As per the administration register, the block code of Simri is 423. The block has 148 villages and there are total 30388 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Simri's population is 207225. Out of this, 108579 are males whereas the females count 98646 here. This block has 34155 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 17776 are boys and 16379 are girls.
Literacy rate in Simri block is 57%. 118202 out of total 207225 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 66% as 72219 males out of total 108579 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 46% as 45983 out of total 98646 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Simri block is 42%. Here 89023 out of total 207225 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 36360 males out of total 108579 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 53% and 52663 out of total 98646 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Simri block is 65708 still 141517 are un-employed. And out of 65708 occupied people 10076 persons are entirely reliant on cultivation.