Dinapur Cantonment is a Cantonment Board city in district of Patna, Bihar. The Dinapur Cantonment city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dinapur Cantonment Cantonment Board has population of 28,723 of which 16,099 are males while 12,624 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3497 which is 12.17 % of total population of Dinapur Cantonment (CB). In Dinapur Cantonment Cantonment Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 784 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dinapur Cantonment is around 890 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Dinapur Cantonment city is 84.62 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Dinapur Cantonment, Male literacy is around 89.21 % while female literacy rate is 78.66 %.
Dinapur Cantonment Cantonment Board has total administration over 4,590 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Cantonment Board limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Dinapur Cantonment Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.28 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.36 % of total population in Dinapur Cantonment (CB).
Dinapur Cantonment Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,614 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,500 were males while 1,114 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9614 working population, 86.55 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.45 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dinapur Cantonment 2021 Population
The next census for Dinapur Cantonment Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.