Pahara Sikti is a village located in Sikti Block of Araria district in Bihar. Situated in rural part of Araria district of Bihar, it is one among the 56 villages of Sikti Block of Araria district. According to the administration register, the village code of Pahara Sikti is 221980. The village has 190 families.
According to Census 2011, Pahara Sikti's population is 898. Out of this, 452 are males while the females count 446 here. This village has 177 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 87 are boys and 90 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pahara Sikti village is 28%. 259 out of total 898 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 31% as 141 males out of total 452 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 26% as 118 out of total 446 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Pahara Sikti village is shockingly high -- 71%. Here 639 out of total 898 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 68% as 311 males out of total 452 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 73% and 328 out of total 446 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Pahara Sikti village is 257 while 641 are non-working. And out of 257 employed people 46 peoples are entirely reliant on farming.