Gopalganj is a Nagar Parishad city in district of Gopalganj, Bihar. The Gopalganj city is divided into 28 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Gopalganj Nagar Parishad has population of 67,339 of which 34,603 are males while 32,736 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 10017 which is 14.88 % of total population of Gopalganj (Nagar Parishad). In Gopalganj Nagar Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 946 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Gopalganj is around 927 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Gopalganj city is 80.66 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Gopalganj, Male literacy is around 86.92 % while female literacy rate is 74.07 %.
Gopalganj Nagar Parishad has total administration over 10,796 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.
Gopalganj Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.19 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.31 % of total population in Gopalganj (Nagar Parishad).
Gopalganj Work Profile
Out of total population, 17,887 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 14,479 were males while 3,408 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 17887 working population, 81.85 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.15 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Gopalganj 2021 Population
The next census for Gopalganj Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.