Bhirkhi is a village placed in Salkhua Block of Saharsa district in Bihar. Situated in rural region of Saharsa district of Bihar, it is one of the 43 villages of Salkhua Block of Saharsa district. As per the government records, the village number of Bhirkhi is 226651. The village has 252 homes.
According to Census 2011, Bhirkhi's population is 1444. Out of this, 775 are males whereas the females count 669 here. This village has 321 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 178 are boys and 143 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Bhirkhi village is 39%. 576 out of total 1444 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 50% as 390 males out of total 775 are educated while female literacy rate is 27% as 186 out of total 669 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Bhirkhi village is shockingly high -- 60%. Here 868 out of total 1444 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 49% as 385 males out of total 775 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 72% and 483 out of total 669 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Bhirkhi village is 716 still 728 are un-employed. And out of 716 occupied individual 153 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.