Banmankhi is a Block placed in Purnia district in Bihar. Placed in rural area of Bihar, it is one of the 14 blocks of Purnia district. According to the administration register, the block code of Banmankhi is 116. The block has 107 villages and there are total 62750 houses in this Block.
Banmankhi's population is 321079. Out of this, 167938 are males while the females count 153141 here. This block has 64261 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 33314 are boys and 30947 are girls.
Literacy rate in Banmankhi block is 40%. 128785 out of total 321079 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 47% as 79636 males out of total 167938 are literate while female literacy rate is 32% as 49149 out of total 153141 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Banmankhi block is shockingly high -- 59%. Here 192294 out of total 321079 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 52% as 88302 males out of total 167938 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 67% and 103992 out of total 153141 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Banmankhi block is 133619 however 187460 are non-working. And out of 133619 occupied person 22157 individuals are fully reliant on farming.