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|Coordinates: 24°57′06″N 85°44′05″E / 24.9516193°N 85.7347475°ECoordinates: 24°57′06″N 85°44′05″E / 24.9516193°N 85.7347475°E|
|Elevation||68 m (223 ft)|
|• Density||376/km2 (970/sq mi)|
|• Official||Hindi, English, Urdu|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-BR|
|Sex ratio||1000-948 ♂/♀|
Pakri Barawan is a town in the Nawada District of the Indian state of Bihar.
The town of Pakri Barawan is located at 25°01′N 85°38′E / 25.01°N 85.63°E on Nawada-Jamui SH-8, 22 km away from the town of Nawada. It is divided into two Gram Panchayats: Pakri Barawan Uttar (North) and Pakri Barawan Dakshini (South).
As of 2011[update], the town has a population of 68,780.
In Pakri Barawan, the female to male sex ratio is 948/1,000, higher than the state average of 918/1,000. The sex ratio for children in Pakri Barawan is 924:1,000, compared to the Bihar state average of 935:1,000.
The literacy rate of the town is on average 58.64%, lower than the state average of 61.80%. The male literacy rate is approximately 66.87%, and the female literacy rate is approximately 49.64%. Scheduled Castes (SC) constitute 11.58% of the total population, while Schedule Tribes (ST) constitute 0.02%.