Harraiya is a Block situated in Basti district in Uttar Pradesh. Placed in rural part of Uttar Pradesh, it is one of the 14 blocks of Basti district. According to the government records, the block number of Harraiya is 599. The block has 248 villages and there are total 23120 homes in this Block.
Harraiya's population is 149625. Out of this, 75619 are males whereas the females count 74006 here. This block has 22436 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11691 are boys and 10745 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Harraiya block is 57%. 85896 out of total 149625 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 66% as 50352 males out of total 75619 are literate while female literacy rate is 48% as 35544 out of total 74006 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Harraiya block is 42%. Here 63729 out of total 149625 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 33% as 25267 males out of total 75619 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 51% and 38462 out of total 74006 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Harraiya block is 48487 still 101138 are un-employed. And out of 48487 working person 14998 persons are entirely reliant on agriculture.