Hilsa is a Nagar Parishad city in district of Nalanda, Bihar. The Hilsa city is divided into 26 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Hilsa Nagar Parishad has population of 51,052 of which 27,055 are males while 23,997 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8295 which is 16.25 % of total population of Hilsa (Nagar Parishad). In Hilsa Nagar Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 887 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Hilsa is around 887 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Hilsa city is 76.49 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Hilsa, Male literacy is around 84.29 % while female literacy rate is 67.70 %.
Hilsa Nagar Parishad has total administration over 8,681 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.
Hilsa Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.87 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Hilsa (Nagar Parishad).
Hilsa Work Profile
Out of total population, 15,784 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 11,744 were males while 4,040 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 15784 working population, 80.39 % were engaged in Main Work while 19.61 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Hilsa 2021 Population
The next census for Hilsa Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.