Saur Bazar is a Block situated in Saharsa district in Bihar. Placed in rural part of Bihar, it is one among the 10 blocks of Saharsa district. As per the administration register, the block number of Saur Bazar is 163. The block has 47 villages and there are total 40272 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Saur Bazar's population is 214166. Out of this, 111963 are males whereas the females count 102203 here. This block has 44773 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 22964 are boys and 21809 are girls.
Literacy rate in Saur Bazar block is 43%. 92253 out of total 214166 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 52% as 59183 males out of total 111963 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 32% as 33070 out of total 102203 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Saur Bazar block is shockingly high -- 56%. Here 121913 out of total 214166 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 47% as 52780 males out of total 111963 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 67% and 69133 out of total 102203 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Saur Bazar block is 78505 still 135661 are un-employed. And out of 78505 employed people 20463 persons are entirely dependent on agriculture.