Darbhanga Ward No 15, with population of 6365 is Darbhanga city’s the 23rd most populous ward, located in Darbhanga sub district of Darbhanga district in the state Bihar in India.
The ward is home to 6365 people, among them 3335 (52%) are male and 3030 (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Darbhanga Ward No 15 is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1201 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the ward has increased by 19.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5315. Female population growth rate of the ward is 19.8% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of 19.7%. General caste population has increased by 5.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 245.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -50% and child population has increased by 3.3% in the ward since last census.
Sex Ratio – Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 905, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 964 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 4714 people in the ward are literate, among them 2663 are male and 2051 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Darbhanga WARD NO.-0015 is 84%. 91% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.
Darbhanga WARD NO.-0015 has 28% (1752) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 8% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.