Taraiya is a Block situated in Saran district in Bihar. Placed in rural region of Bihar, it is one of the 20 blocks of Saran district. According to the administration records, the block code of Taraiya is 238. The block has 79 villages and there are total 23698 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Taraiya's population is 138721. Out of this, 70235 are males while the females count 68486 here. This block has 24006 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 12462 are boys and 11544 are girls.
Literacy rate in Taraiya block is 51%. 70840 out of total 138721 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 59% as 42099 males out of total 70235 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 41% as 28741 out of total 68486 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Taraiya block is 48%. Here 67881 out of total 138721 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 40% as 28136 males out of total 70235 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 58% and 39745 out of total 68486 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Taraiya block is 37751 whereas 100970 are non-working. And out of 37751 occupied person 6986 persons are totally dependent on agriculture.