Bardiha is a Block situated in Garhwa district in Jharkhand. Located in rural region of Jharkhand, it is one among the 19 blocks of Garhwa district. According to the administration register, the block number of Bardiha is 6. The block has 22 villages and there are total 7047 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bardiha's population is 37930. Out of this, 19527 are males while the females count 18403 here. This block has 7043 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 3593 are boys and 3450 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bardiha block is 42%. 16277 out of total 37930 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 53% as 10378 males out of total 19527 are educated however female literacy rate is 32% as 5899 out of total 18403 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Bardiha block is shockingly high -- 57%. Here 21653 out of total 37930 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 46% as 9149 males out of total 19527 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 67% and 12504 out of total 18403 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Bardiha block is 19831 whereas 18099 are non-working. And out of 19831 working individual 2114 individuals are fully dependent on farming.