Banka is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Banka, Bihar. The Banka city is divided into 22 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Banka Nagar Panchayat has population of 45,977 of which 24,591 are males while 21,386 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7355 which is 16.00 % of total population of Banka (NP). In Banka Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 870 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Banka is around 917 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Banka city is 75.81 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Banka, Male literacy is around 81.42 % while female literacy rate is 69.31 %.
Banka Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 8,811 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Banka Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.87 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.47 % of total population in Banka (NP).
Banka Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,392 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,815 were males while 1,577 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12392 working population, 79.12 % were engaged in Main Work while 20.88 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Banka 2020 Population
The next census for Banka Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.