Mahadewa is a village situated in Jokihat Block of Araria district in Bihar. Located in rural area of Araria district of Bihar, it is one of the 95 villages of Jokihat Block of Araria district. According to the government records, the village code of Mahadewa is 222147. The village has 215 homes.
According to Census 2011, Mahadewa's population is 1040. Out of this, 554 are males whereas the females count 486 here. This village has 210 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 112 are boys and 98 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mahadewa village is 42%. 447 out of total 1040 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 48% as 266 males out of total 554 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 37% as 181 out of total 486 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Mahadewa village is shockingly high -- 57%. Here 593 out of total 1040 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 51% as 288 males out of total 554 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 62% and 305 out of total 486 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Mahadewa village is 658 whereas 382 are un-employed. And out of 658 working individual 129 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.