Madhepur is a Block positioned in Madhubani district in Bihar. Placed in rural region of Bihar, it is one among the 21 blocks of Madhubani district. According to the administration register, the block number of Madhepur is 88. The block has 86 villages and there are total 58460 families in this Block.
Madhepur's population is 267606. Out of this, 139319 are males whereas the females count 128287 here. This block has 51104 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 26261 are boys and 24843 are girls.
Literacy rate in Madhepur block is 44%. 120076 out of total 267606 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 54% as 76517 males out of total 139319 are educated however female literacy rate is 33% as 43559 out of total 128287 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Madhepur block is shockingly high -- 55%. Here 147530 out of total 267606 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 45% as 62802 males out of total 139319 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 66% and 84728 out of total 128287 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Madhepur block is 98855 while 168751 are un-employed. And out of 98855 employed people 18381 individuals are completely dependent on cultivation.