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Amba Population - Banka, Bihar

Amba is a medium size village located in Banka Block of Banka district, Bihar with total 195 families residing. The Amba village has population of 991 of which 523 are males while 468 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Amba village population of children with age 0-6 is 231 which makes up 23.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Amba village is 895 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Amba as per census is 791, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Amba village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Amba village was 37.24 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Amba Male literacy stands at 47.72 % while female literacy rate was 25.96 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Amba village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Amba village.

Amba Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 195 - -
Population 991 523 468
Child (0-6) 231 129 102
Schedule Caste 452 249 203
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 37.24 % 47.72 % 25.96 %
Total Workers 461 244 217
Main Worker 184 - -
Marginal Worker 277 66 211

Caste Factor

In Amba village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.61 % of total population in Amba village. The village Amba currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Amba village out of total population, 461 were engaged in work activities. 39.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 461 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 125 were Agricultural labourer.