Sheohar is a Block located in Sheohar district in Bihar. Located in rural area of Bihar, it is one of the 5 blocks of Sheohar district. According to the administration register, the block number of Sheohar is 48. The block has 45 villages and there are total 28748 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sheohar's population is 127142. Out of this, 67228 are males whereas the females count 59914 here. This block has 24891 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 12957 are boys and 11934 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Sheohar block is 43%. 54971 out of total 127142 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 49% as 33368 males out of total 67228 are literate however female literacy rate is 36% as 21603 out of total 59914 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Sheohar block is shockingly high -- 56%. Here 72171 out of total 127142 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 50% as 33860 males out of total 67228 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 63% and 38311 out of total 59914 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Sheohar block is 41533 still 85609 are un-employed. And out of 41533 employed individual 6642 persons are entirely reliant on cultivation.