Banka is a village situated in Katamdag block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 337 families residing in the village Banka. The total population of Banka is 2,013 out of which 1,043 are males and 970 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Banka is 930.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Banka village is 331 which is 16% of the total population. There are 182 male children and 149 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Banka is 819 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (930) of Banka village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Banka is 74.3%. Thus Banka village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 86.3% and the female literacy rate is 61.63% in Banka village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Banka 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 Banka village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Banka village.
In Banka village out of total population, 606 were engaged in work activities. 58.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 606 workers engaged in Main Work, 209 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Banka village in Katamdag.