Riga Population, Caste, Working Data Banka, Bihar - Census 2011

Riga is a village situated in Banka block of Banka district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 257 families residing in the village Riga. The total population of Riga is 1,243 out of which 648 are males and 595 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Riga is 918.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Riga village is 262 which is 21% of the total population. There are 148 male children and 114 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Riga is 770 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (918) of Riga village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Riga is 69.1%. Thus Riga village has higher literacy rate compared to 47.4% of Banka district. The male literacy rate is 80.4% and the female literacy rate is 57.38% in Riga village.

Population
1,243
Families
257
Literacy
69.11%
Sex Ratio
918

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

Riga Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 262 148 114
Literacy 69.11% 80.4% 57.38%
Scheduled Caste 590 304 286
Scheduled Tribe 2 1 1
Illiterate 565 246 319

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Riga village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Riga village out of total population, 330 were engaged in work activities. 64.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 330 workers engaged in Main Work, 62 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 100 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 212 203 9
Cultivators 62 60 2
Agriculture Labourer 100 96 4
Household Industries 2 2 0
Other Workers 48 45 3
Marginal Workers 118 69 49
Non Working 913 376 537

Map of Riga, Banka, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Riga, Banka

Below are the list of villages near Riga village in Banka.

Village Population
Asni 343
Jogdiha 1,643
Raunia 3,897
Bishunpur 1,607
Bhithi 952
Murhara 480
Baisa 1,473
Bindi 1,576
Majhiara 1,614
Kakna 2,207

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