Darbhanga Ward No 05, with population of 5882 is Darbhanga city’s the 23rd least populous ward, located in Darbhanga sub district of Darbhanga district in the state Bihar in India.
The ward is home to 5882 people, among them 3087 (52%) are male and 2795 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Darbhanga Ward No 05 is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1224 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the ward has decreased by -16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7022. Female population growth rate of the ward is -16.3% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of -16.2%. General caste population has decreased by -24.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 141.8% and child population has decreased by -29.8% in the ward since last census.
Sex Ratio – Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 905 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 971 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 941 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 3816 people in the ward are literate, among them 2209 are male and 1607 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Darbhanga WARD NO.-0005 is 76%. 83% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.
Darbhanga WARD NO.-0005 has 27% (1587) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 6% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.