Bodh Gaya is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Gaya, Bihar. The Bodh Gaya city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bodh Gaya Nagar Panchayat has population of 38,439 of which 19,908 are males while 18,531 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6854 which is 17.83 % of total population of Bodh Gaya (NP). In Bodh Gaya Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 931 against state average of 918. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bodh Gaya is around 958 compared to Bihar state average of 935. Literacy rate of Bodh Gaya city is 70.04 % higher than state average of 61.80 %. In Bodh Gaya, Male literacy is around 78.13 % while female literacy rate is 61.29 %.
Bodh Gaya Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 6,303 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.
Bodh Gaya Caste Factor
Bodh Gaya (NP) of Gaya has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.81 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.16 % of total population in Bodh Gaya (NP).
Bodh Gaya Work Profile
Out of total population, 11,960 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,876 were males while 3,084 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 11960 working population, 68.57 % were engaged in Main Work while 31.43 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Bodh Gaya 2021 Population
The next census for Bodh Gaya Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.