Silao is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Nalanda, Bihar. The Silao city is divided into 14 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Silao Nagar Panchayat has population of 25,674 of which 13,318 are males while 12,356 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4834 which is 18.83 % of total population of Silao (NP). In Silao Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 928 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Silao is around 930 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Silao city is 69.29 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Silao, Male literacy is around 75.76 % while female literacy rate is 62.30 %.
Silao Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 4,183 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.
Silao Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.31 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.25 % of total population in Silao (NP).
Silao Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,836 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,115 were males while 2,721 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8836 working population, 76.92 % were engaged in Main Work while 23.08 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Silao 2021 Population
The next census for Silao Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.