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Educational Facts & Figures of Bihar

Updated on: Feb 11, 2013
Literacy Rate from 1951 to 2001

SL

Year

Persons

Males

Females

1

2

3

4

5

1.

1951

13.49

22.68

4.22

2.

1961

21.95

35.85

8.11

3.

1971

23.17

35.86

9.86

4.

1981

32.32

47.11

16.61

5.

1991

37.49

51.37

21.99

6.

2001

47.53

60.32

33.57


Literacy Rate by Sexfor the State and its Districts

 

Literacy Rate*

Persons

Males

Females

SL

State/District

1991

2001

1991

2001

1991

2001

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

 

Bihar State

37.49

47.53

51.37

60.32

21.99

33.57

1.

West Champaran

27.99

39.63

39.62

51.91

14.41

25.85

2.

East Champaran

27.59

38.14

39.65

50.14

13.69

24.65

3.

Sheohar

26.18

37.01

36.36

45.54

14.34

27.43

4.

Sitamarhi

28.49

39.38

39.86

51.02

15.49

26.35

5.

Madhubani

33.22

42.35

48.49

57.26

16.75

26.56

6.

Supaul

28.11

37.80

40.96

53.23

13.74

21.02

7.

Araria

26.19

34.94

36.99

46.50

14.01

22.14

8.

Kishanganj

22.22

31.02

33.12

42.80

10.38

18.49

9.

Purnia

28.52

35.51

38.92

46.16

16.80

23.72

10.

Katihar

28.70

35.29

39.24

45.51

16.88

24.03

11.

Madhepura

27.72

36.19

39.31

48.87

14.41

22.31

12.

Saharsa

29.98

39.28

42.37

52.04

15.83

25.31

13.

Darbhanga

34.94

44.32

48.31

57.18

20.09

30.35

14.

Muzaffarpur

36.11

48.15

48.44

60.19

22.33

35.20

15.

Gopalganj

34.96

48.19

51.62

63.81

17.75

32.81

16.

Siwan

39.13

52.01

57.51

67.67

21.33

37.26

17.

Saran

41.79

52.01

60.18

67.81

22.71

35.74

18.

Vaishali

40.56

51.63

55.62

64.00

24.08

38.14

19.

Samastipur

36.37

45.76

50.39

57.83

21.17

32.69

20.

Begusarai

36.88

48.55

48.66

59.71

23.52

36.21

21.

Khagaria

32.33

41.56

42.97

52.02

19.79

29.62

22.

Bhagalpur

41.84

50.28

53.41

60.11

28.11

38.83

23.

Banka

34.55

43.40

48.17

56.28

18.99

29.10

24.

Munger

52.25

60.11

64.95

70.68

37.07

47.97

25.

Lakhisarai

39.40

48.21

53.12

60.97

23.48

34.26

26.

Sheikhpura

40.92

49.01

55.43

62.56

24.41

34.13

27.

Nalanda

46.95

53.64

61.95

66.94

29.97

39.03

28.

Patna

56.33

63.82

69.07

73.81

41.35

52.17

29.

Bhojpur

48.18

59.71

66.35

74.78

27.95

42.81

30.

Buxar

33.49

57.49

62.94

72.82

25.74

40.36

31.

Kaimur

39.35

55.57

55.68

70.57

20.69

38.90

32.

Rohtas

48.52

62.36

64.50

76.54

30.29

46.62

33.

Jehanabad

45.83

56.03

63.11

70.90

26.81

40.08

34.

Aurangabad

45.14

57.50

61.80

71.99

26.67

42.04

35.

Gaya

40.47

51.07

55.22

63.81

24.20

37.40

36.

Nawada

38.96

47.36

54.85

61.22

21.82

32.64

37.

Jamui

33.41

42.74

48.48

57.10

16.41

26.92

* Literacy Rate is the percentage of literates to population of age 7 years and above

NGOs Assisted Under the Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Name of the NGO

Scheme

Year of Grant & Amount

96-99

00-01

01-02

02-03

03-04

Karpuri Thakur GraminVikas Sansthan, Raghu Bhawan, Harnichak, Anisabad, Patna

Hostel Facility for Girls

 

Rs.2,50,000

Rs.4,06,250

 

 

Sidhartha Gyan Kendra,PO- Kusaiya, Distt.  Samastipur

Hostel Facility forGirls

 

Rs.2,50,000

Rs.4,06,250

 

 

Rural and UrbanDevelopment  Society, Navgarh, Po- Gangapur, Distt. Jehanabad

Hostel Facility forGirls

 

 

Rs.3,25,000

 

 

Goutam Vihar,
Dumara, Distt. Sitamarhi

Hostel Facility forGirls

 

 

Rs.3,25,000

 

 

Surangam Kala Kendra,Chakbasu, Muzaffarpur

Hostel Facility forGirls

 

Rs.3,25,000

 

 

 

Rahul Vihar, Balaha,Khagariya

Hostel Facility forGirls

 

 

Rs.4,06,250

 

 

Bhartiya Gramin SevaSansthan, Thakariya, Singhwara, Darbhanga

Hostel Facility forGirls

 

 

Rs.4,06,250

 

 

Sashwat Seva Sansthan,Urbarak Nagar, Begusarai

Hostel Facility forGirls

 

 

Rs.4,24,750

 

 

Jan Sikshan sansthan, Gaya

Scheme of Studies, Seminars, Evaluation

 

 

Rs.1,00,000

 

 

East and WestEducational Society, Rajendra Nagar, Patna

Environment Orientation to School Education

Rs.35,00,000

 

 

 

 

Society for RuralIndustrialisation, Bariatu, Ranchi,Jharkhand

Vocationalisation of Secondary Education

Rs.25,00,000

 

 

 

 

Sister NiveditaMemorial Trust, Firoz Gandhi College,Jakkanpur, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.2,97,600

 

 

 

 

Rajendra Shiksha AvamSamaj Kalyan Sansthan, Halimpur, PO- Dumri, Distt. Sitamarhi

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs. 96,000

 

 

 

 

Swablamban ShikshanKendra, M-2/30, Sri Krishnapuri, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,90,800

 

 

 

 

Pahal, Koilwar,Bhojpur

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.64,500

 

 

 

 

Kamlalay, Po Chainpur, Distt. Siwan

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs,1.54.000

 

 

 

 

Gram Swaraj AbhiyanSansthan, Karihien, Po Bishanpur, Distt.Vaishali

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,50,460

 

 

 

 

Karpuri Thakur GraminVikas Sansthan, 151-MIG, Hanuman Nagar, Kankar Bagh, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.5,93,750

 

 

 

 

Gramin Sansadhan VikasParishad, Buxar,

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.2,85,000

 

 

 

 

Sayed ImmaumuddinQadri Muslim Minority Welfare Society, Katihar

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,43,800

 

 

 

 

Harijan Sevak Sangh,Near Kosi Yojana Parishar, Distt. Madhepura

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.2,00,900

 

 

 

 

Alp Sankhyak AvamHarijan Samaj Kalyan Kendra, Data Kambai, Shas Road, Muzaffarpur

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.6,28,500

 

 

 

 

Harijan Sewak Sangh,Rostampur, PO- Lokahi, Distt Purnia

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,54,000

 

 

 

 

Suvidha International,PO. Bagaha, Distt. West Champaran

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,04,000

 

 

 

 

Vishal Jan UtthanKendra, R Block, Road No. 8, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,31.400

 

 

 

 

Jan Jati Vikas Forum,Mohua, Disst. Vaishali

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,08,000

 

 

 

 

Ramavati PrashikshanKendra, Khera, Distt. Jamui

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,45,000

 

 

 

 

Gramin Samagra SevaSansthan, Ward No.7, Kotwali Chowk, Madhubani

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,01,000

 

 

 

 

Surangam kala Kendra,Chakbasu, Ramna, Disst. Muzaffarpur

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,62,000

 

 

 

 

Siddhatrtha GyanKendra, Samastipur

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,46,000

 

 

 

 

Social WelfareCouncil, Durgasthan, Katihar

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,20,000

 

 

 

 

Medni Muslim WelfareSociety, Adarsh Vihar Colony, Rukenpura, Beli Road, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs1,60,000

 

 

 

 

Bhashkar, Post Office Road,Punaichak, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,18,800

 

 

 

 

Magadh Vikas Lok, At& PO Kasut, via Masaurhi, Patna.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,24,800

 

 

 

 

Mani Silai Kendra,Langoor Gali, Patna City, Patna.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,56,200

 

 

 

 

Orhul SamritiSansthan,At Sharpur, PO Jayanti Gram, ViaBaruni, Distt. Begusarai.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,24,800

 

 

 

 

New Junior St. MichalAcademy, veer Kumari Singh Colony, R N College Road, Vaishali.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,46,200

 

 

 

 

Mata Tetri Devi SakalRai Samaj Kalyan Sansthan, GandhiAshram Road, haryipur, Vaishali

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs. 67,000

 

 

 

 

Chandra KalayanKendra, V & P.O. Gonawan, Distt. Nalanda.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs. 67,000

 

 

 

 

Bihar Education Society,56, Goutam Road, Gaya

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,45,000

 

 

 

 

Anurag Kendra, Arya Samaj Road,Betia West Champaran, Bihar

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs. 45,050

 

 

 

 

Pragati Foundation,Gobhardhanpur, Muzzaffarpur, Bihar

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,08,000

 

 

 

 

Dr. Ambedkar GramVikas Sansthan, PO Megouri via DalsingSarai, Distt. Samastipur.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs. 59,000

 

 

 

 

Sarvodaya Jan KalyanPartishchan, Rajgia, Nalanda.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,30,000

 

 

 

 

Shahpur Vikas Samiti,Sonepur, Shahpur, PO Sonepur Distt. Soran, Bihar

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,32,000

 

 

 

 

Shourya, Kanwar SinghNagar, Janta Road,GPO Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,20,000

 

 

 

 

Gramin SavothanPartisthan, Vill. Mirganj, Distt. Bhojpur.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.77,000

 

 

 

 

Balmiki DevelopmentSociety of India, 159/F, SK Puri, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,18,000

 

 

 

 

Samaj Seva Prangan, PO Lama, Distt. Vaishali.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,26,000

 

 

 

 

Bihar Kalayan Sansthan,Mohalla Sarinpur, Buxar.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,60,000

 

 

 

 

Lal Chuni MahilaSamarak Vikas Sansthan, Rajiv Nagar, Raod No. 9, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,42,000

 

 

 

 

Dalit Sewa Mandal,Palwaiya Vaishali

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs. 80,000

 

 

 

 

Magdhanchal SevaAsharam, Station Road,Nalanda.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.79,700

 

 

 

 

Ramakrishna MissionVidyapeeth, PO Vidyapeeth, Distt. Deogarh

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.2,65,000

 

 

 

 

NomMahila Vikas Kalayan Samiti Kathihar Road, Sonali, Kathihar.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,66,000

 

 

 

 

Indian Instt. of Yoga,Ram Suchit Mishra Lane East,Boarding Canel Road, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,58,580

 

 

 

 

Paryavaran VikasSamiti, Vill. & P.O. Sondho, Distt. Vaishali

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.3,24,800

 

 

 

 

Kamlalay, Post OfficeChainpur, Distt. Siwan.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,54,000

 

 

 

 

Jan Chetna Foundation Village, Karihan, Post OfficeBishanpur, Distt. Vaishali

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,54,000

 

 

 

 

Shishu & MahilaKendra, Village Ismailpur, Vaishali

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,57,600

 

 

 

 

Central EnglishAcademy, Jakanpur, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,46,000

 

 

 

 

Sharmila Gramin ShilpKala Kendra, Dr. Toli P.O. Mokamo, Patna

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,54,000

 

 

 

 

Shishu Avam MahilaKendra, Vill. Ismailpur, PO Sondho, Distt.Vaishali.

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

Rs.1,58,000

 

 

 

 

Jan Shikshan sansthan,56, Gautam Budha Road, Gaya

Vocationalisation ofSecondary Education

 

Rs.6,09,000

 

 

 


Category

Total Number

Affiliation

Total Enrolment

Number of Teachers

Teacher-Student
Ratio

Pre-PrimarySchool

1

-

27316

-

-

PrimarySchool

53697

-

10473252

115486

63

ElementarySchool

13761

-

2548580

99181

49

SecondarySchool

4146

-

1092237

39356

43

SeniorSecondary School

227

-

34842

6135

41

PreDegree /Junior College

537

 

365708

Board ofIntermediate / Secondary Education

2

-

-

-

-

DegreeCollege

742
(Arts/Sc./Com.)

-

627338
(BA/BSc.BCom.)

-

-

Engg.College

9

-

6727
(B.E./B.Sc./B.Arch.)

-

-

ProfessionalCollege

-

-

-

-

-

MedicalCollege

23

-

15328
(M.B.B.S)

-

-

AllUniversity

17

-

35006
(MA/MSc/MCom.)
961
(Ph.D/D.Phil/D.Sc)

-

-

CentralUniversity

-

-

-

-

-

State university

-

-

-

-

-

DeemedUniversity

2

-

-

-

-

Institutionof National Importance

-

-

-

-

-

ResearchInstitution

11

-

-

-

-

TeacherTraining College

15

-

2735
(B.Ed./B.T.)

-

-

TeacherTraining School

195

-

1529

-

-

PolytechnicInstitutes

15

-

2833

-

-

Technical/Industrial/Arts&Craft
School

51

-

7049

-

 


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