Bihar is one of the twenty eight States of India, spread in an area of 94.2 thousands square kilometers.

It is divided into thirty eight districts, five hundred thirty four sub-distrcits and five hundred thirty four blocks. There are 98.4 thousands schools, 13.7 thousands hospitals, 5.6 thousands ATMs, 5.3 thousands banks, 9.1 thousands post offices in Bihar.

Current Population

As on 20th May 2024, the current population of Bihar is 12.9 crores, which includes urban population of 1.6 crores and rural population of 11.3 crores. Its sex ratio is 925 females per 1000 males.

Geography of Bihar

Facilities in Bihar

Bihar overview

No. of Districts38
No. of Sub-DistrictsFive Hundred Thirty Four
No. of BlocksFive Hundred Thirty Four
Area94163 Km2
Urban Population15963464
Rural Population113025214
Total Population128993685
Sex Ratio925
Schools98427 Schools in Bihar
ATMs5618 ATMs in Bihar
Post Offices9113 Pincodes in Bihar
Bank Branches5292 Banks in Bihar

Districts in Bihar

Bihar has total 38 districts.


Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has allocated specific phone series list to be used within the state. You can find Bihar mobile number details on

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