Turkban is a village situated in Pakribarawan block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 320 families residing in the village Turkban. The total population of Turkban is 2,158 out of which 1,137 are males and 1,021 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Turkban is 898.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Turkban village is 427 which is 20% of the total population. There are 234 male children and 193 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Turkban is 825 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (898) of Turkban village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Turkban is 51.8%. Thus Turkban village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 63.57% and the female literacy rate is 38.89% in Turkban village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Turkban 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 Turkban village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Turkban village.
In Turkban village out of total population, 914 were engaged in work activities. 42.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 914 workers engaged in Main Work, 123 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 154 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Turkban village in Pakribarawan.