Banma Itahri is a Block positioned in Saharsa district in Bihar. Located in rural area of Bihar, it is one of the 10 blocks of Saharsa district. According to the government register, the block code of Banma Itahri is 168. The block has 18 villages and there are total 17865 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Banma Itahri's population is 90943. Out of this, 47726 are males while the females count 43217 here. This block has 19670 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 10197 are boys and 9473 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Banma Itahri block is 39%. 35771 out of total 90943 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 46% as 22383 males out of total 47726 are literate while female literacy ratio is 30% as 13388 out of total 43217 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Banma Itahri block is shockingly high -- 60%. Here 55172 out of total 90943 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 53% as 25343 males out of total 47726 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 69% and 29829 out of total 43217 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Banma Itahri block is 29864 yet 61079 are non-working. And out of 29864 employed person 4713 peoples are entirely dependent on farming.