Bankatwa Population, Caste, Working Data Purba Champaran, Bihar - Census 2011

Bankatwa is a village situated in Bankatwa block of Purba Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 843 families residing in the village Bankatwa. The total population of Bankatwa is 4,963 out of which 2,611 are males and 2,352 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bankatwa is 901.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bankatwa village is 960 which is 19% of the total population. There are 520 male children and 440 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bankatwa is 846 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (901) of Bankatwa village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bankatwa is 48.6%. Thus Bankatwa village has higher literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Purba Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 58.15% and the female literacy rate is 38.23% in Bankatwa village.

Population
4,963
Families
843
Literacy
48.64%
Sex Ratio
901

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bankatwa village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Bankatwa Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bankatwa village.

Total Male Female
Children 960 520 440
Literacy 48.64% 58.15% 38.23%
Scheduled Caste 859 440 419
Scheduled Tribe 3 2 1
Illiterate 3,016 1,395 1,621

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Bankatwa village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Bankatwa village out of total population, 2,404 were engaged in work activities. 30.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 69.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,404 workers engaged in Main Work, 69 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 358 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 732 581 151
Cultivators 69 57 12
Agriculture Labourer 358 263 95
Household Industries 10 5 5
Other Workers 295 256 39
Marginal Workers 1,672 777 895
Non Working 2,559 1,253 1,306

Map of Bankatwa, Purba Champaran, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Bankatwa, Bankatwa

Below are the list of villages near Bankatwa village in Bankatwa.

Village Population
Barhawa 2,843
Balua Tola Dhanukhi 897
Jhanjhara 6,837
Dhanukhi 2,152
Bijbani 33,876
Jolahgawan 2,473
Sundarpur 1,266
Pipra 1,564
Jitpur 3,315
Siripur 1,164

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