Banka Name Meaning

Polish (Banka) and Slovak (also Banka): nickname for a short fat man, from banka ‘bulb’. Hungarian (Bánka): see Bank.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Banka Family Origin

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Banka Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Blacksmiths Helper

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Stone Cutter

    13%

In 1880, the most common Banka occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Banka's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Banka family was Stone Cutter. Laborer, Blacksmiths Helper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banka.

Source: Census data for Banka | Data not to scale

Banka Historical Records

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Banka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Banka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Banka in 1961 was 76, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Banka

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