Bhalui Village, with population of 1467 is Goriakothi sub district's the 29th least populous village, located in Goriakothi sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Bhalui village is 1 km2 and it is the 19th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1956 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Siwan and distance from Bhalui village to Siwan is 21 km. The village comes under Hatimpur panchayat. Goriakothi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Siwan which is 21 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1467 people, among them 757 (52%) are male and 710 (48%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhalui village is 16%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 211 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhalui

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,467 1,390 77 0 232
Male 757 717 40 0 133
Female 710 673 37 0 99

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1164. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.7% which is -17.2% lower than male population growth rate of 34.9%. General caste population has increased by 29.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -12.5% and child population has decreased by -9.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhalui

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26 29 -13 0 -10
Male 35 39 -11 0 5
Female 18 20 -14 0 -24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 925. There are 744 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 137 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 280 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhalui

Total General SC ST Child
Change -137 -146 -31 0 -280
2011 938 939 925 0 744
2001 1,075 1,085 956 0 1,024

Literacy

Total 915 people in the village are literate, among them 522 are male and 393 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhalui is 74%. 84% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 21%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhalui

Total Male Female
Change 22 14 27
2011 74 84 64
2001 53 70 37

Workers profile

Bhalui has 20% (290) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 2% female population are working population. 5% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 31% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhalui

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 20 3 17 80
Male 36 5 31 64
Female 2 1 2 98