Rajgir is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Nalanda, Bihar. The Rajgir city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Rajgir Nagar Panchayat has population of 41,587 of which 21,869 are males while 19,718 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6922 which is 16.64 % of total population of Rajgir (NP). In Rajgir Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 902 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Rajgir is around 945 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Rajgir city is 69.58 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Rajgir, Male literacy is around 78.07 % while female literacy rate is 60.08 %.
Rajgir Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 7,030 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.
Rajgir Caste Factor
Rajgir (NP) of Nalanda has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.19 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.10 % of total population in Rajgir (NP).
Rajgir Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,369 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 9,366 were males while 3,003 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12369 working population, 80.45 % were engaged in Main Work while 19.55 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Rajgir 2021 Population
The next census for Rajgir Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.