Darbhanga Ward No 12, with population of 7330 is Darbhanga city’s the 13th most populous ward, located in Darbhanga sub district of Darbhanga district in the state Bihar in India.
The ward is home to 7330 people, among them 3850 (53%) are male and 3480 (47%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Darbhanga Ward No 12 is 11%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1470 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the ward has decreased by -21.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9304. Female population growth rate of the ward is -22.3% which is -2.1% lower than male population growth rate of -20.2%. General caste population has decreased by -17.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -64.2% and child population has decreased by -51.1% in the ward since last census.
Sex Ratio – Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 905, in schedule caste is 897 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 1026 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 76 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 5860 people in the ward are literate, among them 3212 are male and 2648 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Darbhanga WARD NO.-0012 is 89%. 93% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.
Darbhanga WARD NO.-0012 has 29% (2090) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 8% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.