Banka District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Banka, a district of Bihar has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Bihar. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Banka District of Bihar.

In 2011, Banka had population of 2,034,763 of which male and female were 1,067,140 and 967,623 respectively. In 2001 census, Banka had a population of 1,608,773 of which males were 843,293 and remaining 765,480 were females. Banka District population constituted 1.95 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Banka District was at 1.94 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 26.48 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Banka District recorded increase of 24.47 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Banka Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 2,034,763 1,608,773
Male 1,067,140 843,293
Female 967,623 765,480
Population Growth 26.48% 24.47%
Area Sq. Km 3,020 3,020
Density/km2 674 533
Proportion to Bihar Population 1.95% 1.94%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 907 908
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 943 965
Average Literacy 58.17 42.73
Male Literacy 67.62 55.29
Female Literacy 47.66 28.67
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 375,282 327,903
Male Population (0-6 Age) 193,179 166,909
Female Population (0-6 Age) 182,103 160,994
Literates 965,321 547,326
Male Literates 590,961 373,997
Female Literates 374,360 173,329
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.44% 20.38%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.10% 19.79%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.82% 21.03%

Banka District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Banka district for 2011 is 674 people per sq. km. In 2001, Banka district density was at 533 people per sq. km. Banka district administers 3,020 square kilometers of areas.

Banka Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Banka in 2011 were 58.17 compared to 42.73 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 67.62 and 47.66 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 55.29 and 28.67 in Banka District. Total literate in Banka District were 965,321 of which male and female were 590,961 and 374,360 respectively. In 2001, Banka District had 547,326 in its district.

Banka Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Banka, it stood at 907 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 908. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 943 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 965 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Banka Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Banka. There were total 375,282 children under age of 0-6 against 327,903 of 2001 census. Of total 375,282 male and female were 193,179 and 182,103 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 943 compared to 965 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 18.44 percent of Banka District compared to 20.38 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.94 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Banka Houseless Census

In 2011, total 127 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Banka district of Bihar. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 614. This approx 0.03% of total population of Banka district.

Banka Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,772,655 87.12 %
Muslims 250,925 12.33 %
Christian 6,138 0.30 %
Sikh 139 0.01 %
Buddhist 113 0.01 %
Jain 94 0.00 %
Others 1,035 0.05 %
Not Stated 3,664 0.18 %

Banka Population 2015

What is the population of Banka in 2015? The fact is, last census for Banka district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Banka district situated in Bihar. As per 2011, Banka population is 2,034,763

Banka District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Banka population for 2011 census, 3.50 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 71,313 people lives in urban areas of which males are 38,043 and females are 33,270. Sex Ratio in urban region of Banka district is 875 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Banka district was 899 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 11,541 of which males and females were 6,079 and 5,462. This child population figure of Banka district is 15.98 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Banka district as per census 2011 is 72.61 % of which males and females are 78.30 % and 66.06 % literates respectively. In actual number 43,400 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 25,029 and 18,371 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 96.50 % population of Banka districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Banka district population living in rural areas is 1,963,450 of which males and females are 1,029,097 and 934,353 respectively. In rural areas of Banka district, sex ratio is 908 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Banka district is considered, figure is 944 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 363,741 in rural areas of which males were 187,100 and females were 176,641. The child population comprises 18.18 % of total rural population of Banka district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Banka district is 57.63 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 67.21 and 46.98 percent respectively. In total, 921,921 people were literate of which males and females were 565,932 and 355,989 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 96.50 % 3.50 %
Total Population 1,963,450 71,313
Male Population 1,029,097 38,043
Female Population 934,353 33,270
Sex Ratio 908 875
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 944 899
Child Population (0-6) 363,741 11,541
Male Child(0-6) 187,100 6,079
Female Child(0-6) 176,641 5,462
Child Percentage (0-6) 18.53 % 16.18 %
Male Child Percentage 18.18 % 15.98 %
Female Child Percentage 18.91 % 16.42 %
Literates 921,921 43,400
Male Literates 565,932 25,029
Female Literates 355,989 18,371
Average Literacy 57.63 % 72.61 %
Male Literacy 67.21 % 78.30 %
Female Literacy 46.98 % 66.06 %

City/Metros in Banka District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Banka District
Cities inside Banka District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Banka District

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