Amba is a village situated in Banka block of Banka district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 195 families residing in the village Amba. The total population of Amba is 991 out of which 523 are males and 468 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Amba is 895.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Amba village is 231 which is 23% of the total population. There are 129 male children and 102 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Amba is 791 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (895) of Amba village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Amba is 37.2%. Thus Amba village has lower literacy rate compared to 47.4% of Banka district. The male literacy rate is 47.72% and the female literacy rate is 25.96% in Amba village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Amba village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Amba village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Amba village.
In Amba village out of total population, 461 were engaged in work activities. 39.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.1% 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.
Below are the list of villages near Amba village in Banka.