Maker Community Development Block, with population of about 85 thousand is Saran district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Saran district of the state Bihar in India. There are 39 villages in the sub district, among them Qasba Maker is the most populous village with population of about 16 thousand and Qazi Chak is the least populous village with population of 33. Qasba Maker is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 14 km2 and Qazi Chak is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 85 thousand people, among them about 42 thousand (49%) are male and about 43 thousand (51%) 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 Maker community development block is 18%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

100% population of Maker community development block live in the Maker Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Maker

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 84,695 72,872 11,806 17 15,209
Male 41,623 35,793 5,825 5 7,717
Female 43,072 37,079 5,981 12 7,492

Most populated Villages in Maker

Villages
Name Population
Qasba Maker 15721
Phulwaria 10080
Pir Maker 9898
Ketuka Lachchhi 5051
Baghakol 3937
Bhathna 3701
Letuka Nandan 3600
Tara Amnaur 2614
Sultanganj 2441
Bishunpur Piprahi 2381

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1032 in Muslims are 1055.

Religion wise population 2011 - Maker

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 84,695 73,014 11,577 33 7 2 2 0 60
Male 41,623 35,934 5,634 17 4 0 1 0 33
Female 43,072 37,080 5,943 16 3 2 1 0 27

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 11.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 76 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 14.8% which is 7.3% higher than male population growth rate of 7.5%. General caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 240% and child population has decreased by -0.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Maker

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.1% 10.6% 13.9% 240% -0.6%
Male 7.5% 7.3% 8.5% 66.7% -1.9%
Female 14.8% 14% 19.6% 500% 0.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1035 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036, in schedule caste is 1027 and in schedule tribe is 2400. There are 971 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 66 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Maker

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 61 95 1733 26
2011 1035 1036 1027 2400 971
2001 969 975 932 667 945

Villages with highest sex ratio in Maker

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Naukarha Chhatar 1389
Chand Patti 1333
Bishunpura 1211
Bhathna 1180
Bhataulia 1174
Sultanpur 1146
Baghakol 1126
Murahi 1120
Dadanpur 1108
Barhi Chak 1098

Literacy

Total about 42 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 18 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maker is 60%. 72% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Maker

Total Male Female
Change 14.9% 11.5% 19.2%
2011 60.4% 71.6% 49.7%
2001 45.5% 60.1% 30.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Maker

Workers profile

Maker has 30% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 17% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Maker

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.1% 15.1% 15% 69.9%
Male 43.8% 25% 18.8% 56.2%
Female 16.9% 5.6% 11.3% 83.1%

Biggest Villages in Maker

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Qasba Maker 14.4
Phulwaria 8.5
Pir Maker 8.2
Ketuka Lachchhi 4
Hajarpur 2.3
Baghakol 2.2
Sultanganj 2.2
Ekderwa Masuriya 1.9
Letuka Nandan 1.8
Jagdishpur 1.8