Barh is a Nagar Parishad city in district of Patna, Bihar. The Barh city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Barh Nagar Parishad has population of 61,470 of which 32,823 are males while 28,647 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 9627 which is 15.66 % of total population of Barh (Nagar Parishad). In Barh Nagar Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 873 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Barh is around 888 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Barh city is 75.55 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Barh, Male literacy is around 81.44 % while female literacy rate is 68.78 %.
Barh Nagar Parishad has total administration over 9,310 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.
Barh Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.95 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.06 % of total population in Barh (Nagar Parishad).
Barh Work Profile
Out of total population, 17,152 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 14,548 were males while 2,604 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 17152 working population, 84.05 % were engaged in Main Work while 15.95 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Barh 2022 Population
The next census for Barh Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.