(Last Updated on : 07-02-2009)
Quite a number of cities and towns have flourished in each and every state of Indian continent. In case of Bihar state also the same rule is applicable. Amongst several states one can easily mark out the significance of Narkatiaganj. In fact it is an example of a city and also a notified area. It has its location in the district of Pashchim Champaran of the same state of India. It lies 35 km north of Bettiah, the headquarters of the district.
Numerous demographers have showed interest in depicting information of the demographical traits of this particular town of Narkatiaganj. It is their ardent belief that any discussion on any city would be incomplete if one cannot throw light on its demographical attributes. Only after organizing surveys in Narkatiaganj they has succeeded in preparing extensive reports which depict facts like literacy rate, population status etc. Exclusive is the Census report of India of a specific year. It has been issued forth in the year 2001 and also acts as vital demographical document of Narkatiaganj.
As per this report, Narkatiaganj has showed a population counting of 40,830. Out of it, male populace comprises of 54 % of the population. However females are less and thus constitute 46 % only. In Narkatiaganj, 17 % of the total population constitutes of children who are below six years of age.
From this report one also can get to identify the literacy condition of Narkatiaganj. It is said that Narkatiaganj's average literacy rate constitutes 59 %, which is even lower than 59.5 %, India's average literacy rate. Difference exists between both male and female literacy rates of Narkatiaganj. Thus 68 %, and 49 % are the rates of male and female literacy of Narkatiaganj respectively.
Access points of Narkatiaganj are quite significant. Patna Airport and Narkatiaganj Junction Railway Station lie in the vicinity.