Sirsiya is a Block positioned in Shrawasti district in Uttar Pradesh. Positioned in rural part of Uttar Pradesh, it is one among the 5 blocks of Shrawasti district. As per the administration records, the block code of Sirsiya is 553. The block has 113 villages and there are total 37357 houses in this Block.
Sirsiya's population is 220348. Out of this, 118028 are males while the females count 102320 here. This block has 42869 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 22230 are boys and 20639 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sirsiya block is 34%. 76889 out of total 220348 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 43% as 51162 males out of total 118028 are educated while female literacy ratio is 25% as 25727 out of total 102320 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Sirsiya block is shockingly high -- 65%. Here 143459 out of total 220348 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 56% as 66866 males out of total 118028 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 74% and 76593 out of total 102320 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Sirsiya block is 85855 yet 134493 are un-employed. And out of 85855 employed person 24164 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.