Sahibganj is a Nagar Parishad city in district of Sahibganj, Jharkhand. The Sahibganj city is divided into 28 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sahibganj Nagar Parishad has population of 88,214 of which 46,449 are males while 41,765 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 12262 which is 13.90 % of total population of Sahibganj (Nagar Parishad). In Sahibganj Nagar Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 899 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sahibganj is around 923 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Sahibganj city is 79.21 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Sahibganj, Male literacy is around 84.98 % while female literacy rate is 72.78 %.
Sahibganj Nagar Parishad has total administration over 17,076 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Parishad limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Sahibganj Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.59 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.01 % of total population in Sahibganj (Nagar Parishad).
Sahibganj Work Profile
Out of total population, 25,443 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 20,989 were males while 4,454 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 25443 working population, 80.56 % were engaged in Main Work while 19.44 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sahibganj 2018 Population
The next census for Sahibganj Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.