Dumra is a Block located in Sitamarhi district in Bihar. Situated in urban area of Bihar, it is one of the 17 blocks of Sitamarhi district. According to the administration register, the block number of Dumra is 62. The block has 76 villages and there are total 72354 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Dumra's population is 354748. Out of this, 188181 are males whereas the females count 166567 here. This block has 69958 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 36341 are boys and 33617 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dumra block is 41%. 148589 out of total 354748 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 49% as 92512 males out of total 188181 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 33% as 56077 out of total 166567 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy ratio of Dumra block is shockingly high -- 58%. Here 206159 out of total 354748 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 50% as 95669 males out of total 188181 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 66% and 110490 out of total 166567 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Dumra block is 116111 while 238637 are un-employed. And out of 116111 employed person 16251 peoples are fully dependent on cultivation.