Barbigha is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Sheikhpura, Bihar. The Barbigha city is divided into 23 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Barbigha Nagar Panchayat has population of 46,075 of which 24,246 are males while 21,829 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7614 which is 16.53 % of total population of Barbigha (NP). In Barbigha Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 900 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Barbigha is around 910 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Barbigha city is 73.63 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Barbigha, Male literacy is around 81.27 % while female literacy rate is 65.12 %.
Barbigha Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 7,615 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.
Barbigha Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.88 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.09 % of total population in Barbigha (NP).
Barbigha Work Profile
Out of total population, 13,276 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,576 were males while 2,700 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 13276 working population, 69.44 % were engaged in Main Work while 30.56 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.