Chiraia is a village placed in Salkhua Block of Saharsa district in Bihar. Located in rural region of Saharsa district of Bihar, it is one of the 43 villages of Salkhua Block of Saharsa district. As per the administration records, the village number of Chiraia is 226650. The village has 954 houses.
According to Census 2011, Chiraia's population is 5254. Out of this, 2790 are males while the females count 2464 here. This village has 1270 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 607 are boys and 663 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Chiraia village is 13%. 713 out of total 5254 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 18% as 523 males out of total 2790 are literate while female literacy rate is 7.% as 190 out of total 2464 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Chiraia village is shockingly high -- 86%. Here 4541 out of total 5254 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 81% as 2267 males out of total 2790 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 92% and 2274 out of total 2464 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working individual of Chiraia village is 1675 however 3579 are un-employed. And out of 1675 working person 124 persons are entirely dependent on agriculture.