Bhelwa is a village positioned in Salkhua Block of Saharsa district in Bihar. Situated in rural part of Saharsa district of Bihar, it is one of the 43 villages of Salkhua Block of Saharsa district. According to the government records, the village code of Bhelwa is 226669. The village has 473 homes.
According to Census 2011, Bhelwa's population is 2235. Out of this, 1155 are males while the females count 1080 here. This village has 572 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 282 are boys and 290 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Bhelwa village is 28%. 645 out of total 2235 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 40% as 473 males out of total 1155 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 15% as 172 out of total 1080 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Bhelwa village is shockingly high -- 71%. Here 1590 out of total 2235 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 59% as 682 males out of total 1155 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 84% and 908 out of total 1080 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Bhelwa village is 719 yet 1516 are non-working. And out of 719 working person 176 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.