Aurangabad Nagar Parishad, with population of about 1 lakh is Aurangabad sub district's only nagar parishad located in Aurangabad sub district of Aurangabad district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Aurangabad nagar parishad is 21 km2. Population density of the city is 4793 persons per km2. There are 33 wards in the city, among them Aurangabad Ward No 14 is the most populous ward with population of 5258 and Aurangabad Ward No 09 is the least populous ward with population of 1896.

Nearest railway station is Anugrah Narayan Road which is 16 km far from here. Aurangabad is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Aurangabad. Patna is the state head quarter of the city and is 159 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1176 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1 lakh people, among them about 54 thousand (52%) are male and about 49 thousand (48%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Aurangabad nagar parishad is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 16 thousand households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Aurangabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 102,244 91,506 10,669 69 14,803
Male 53,542 47,867 5,638 37 7,785
Female 48,702 43,639 5,031 32 7,018

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 75% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 24% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 895 in Muslims are 959.

Religion wise population 2011 - Aurangabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 102,244 77,016 24,702 173 16 14 94 0 229
Male 53,542 40,643 12,611 90 10 8 47 0 133
Female 48,702 36,373 12,091 83 6 6 47 0 96

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 28.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 79 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 31.3% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 26.6%. General caste population has increased by 28.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -69.2% and child population has increased by 13.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Aurangabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.8% 28.9% 30.5% -69.2% 13.2%
Male 26.6% 26.8% 27.5% -73% 16%
Female 31.3% 31.2% 34.1% -63.2% 10.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 892 and in schedule tribe is 865. There are 901 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Aurangabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 31 43 230 -47
2011 910 912 892 865 901
2001 877 881 849 635 948

Literacy

Total about 75 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 41 thousand are male and about 34 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Aurangabad is 86%. 91% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Aurangabad

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 3.0% 7.8%
2011 86% 90.7% 80.9%
2001 80.9% 87.7% 73.1%

Workers profile

Aurangabad has 26% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 8% female population are working population. 33% 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.

Percentage of working population - Aurangabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 25.5% 19.4% 6.1% 74.5%
Male 41.2% 32.7% 8.5% 58.8%
Female 8.3% 4.8% 3.5% 91.7%