Dighwara is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Saran, Bihar. The Dighwara city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dighwara Nagar Panchayat has population of 32,741 of which 17,088 are males while 15,653 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5924 which is 18.09 % of total population of Dighwara (NP). In Dighwara Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 916 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dighwara is around 894 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Dighwara city is 68.59 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Dighwara, Male literacy is around 77.53 % while female literacy rate is 58.89 %.
Dighwara Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 5,237 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.
Dighwara Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.84 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.09 % of total population in Dighwara (NP).
Dighwara Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,320 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,473 were males while 847 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8320 working population, 55.66 % were engaged in Main Work while 44.34 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.