Ariari is a Block placed in Sheikhpura district in Bihar. Positioned in rural region of Bihar, it is one of the 6 blocks of Sheikhpura district. According to the government register, the block code of Ariari is 365. The block has 67 villages and there are total 17019 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ariari's population is 112070. Out of this, 58009 are males while the females count 54061 here. This block has 21839 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11176 are boys and 10663 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ariari block is 46%. 52027 out of total 112070 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 55% as 32055 males out of total 58009 are literate while female literacy ratio is 36% as 19972 out of total 54061 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Ariari block is shockingly high -- 53%. Here 60043 out of total 112070 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 44% as 25954 males out of total 58009 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 63% and 34089 out of total 54061 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Ariari block is 43300 whereas 68770 are un-employed. And out of 43300 occupied person 10053 persons are entirely reliant on agriculture.