Bichhiya is a Block placed in Mandla district in Madhya Pradesh. Situated in rural region of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 9 blocks of Mandla district. According to the administration records, the block code of Bichhiya is 236. The block has 188 villages and there are total 36783 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bichhiya's population is 149120. Out of this, 74285 are males while the females count 74835 here. This block has 21333 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 10810 are boys and 10523 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bichhiya block is 55%. 82908 out of total 149120 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 65% as 48501 males out of total 74285 are educated however female literacy ratio is 45% as 34407 out of total 74835 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Bichhiya block is 44%. Here 66212 out of total 149120 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 34% as 25784 males out of total 74285 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 54% and 40428 out of total 74835 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Bichhiya block is 82840 however 66280 are non-working. And out of 82840 employed individual 16175 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.