Mahua is a Block positioned in Vaishali district in Bihar. Positioned in rural region of Bihar, it is one among the 16 blocks of Vaishali district. As per the government records, the block number of Mahua is 263. The block has 131 villages and there are total 50323 families in this Block.
Mahua's population is 284526. Out of this, 150128 are males while the females count 134398 here. This block has 48179 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 25388 are boys and 22791 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Mahua block is 56%. 160378 out of total 284526 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 64% as 96394 males out of total 150128 are literate while female literacy ratio is 47% as 63984 out of total 134398 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Mahua block is 43%. Here 124148 out of total 284526 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 35% as 53734 males out of total 150128 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 52% and 70414 out of total 134398 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Mahua block is 88729 whereas 195797 are un-employed. And out of 88729 employed people 17330 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.