Bhopal Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh - Census 2011

Bhopal is a Munciple Corporation city situated in Huzur tehsil of Bhopal district. The Bhopal city is divided into 70 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 382,690 families residing in the Bhopal city. The total population of Bhopal is 1,798,218 out of which 936,168 are males and 862,050 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhopal is 921.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhopal city is 216088 which is 12% of the total population. There are 112602 male children and 103486 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhopal is 919 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (921).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhopal is 83.5%. Thus Bhopal has higher literacy rate compared to 80.4% of Bhopal district. The male literacy rate is 87.45% and the female literacy rate is 79.16% in Bhopal.

Population
1,798,218
Literacy
83.5%
Sex Ratio
921

Bhopal Munciple Corporation has total administration over 382,690 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Munciple Corporation limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Bhopal Munciple Corporation

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bhopal Munciple Corporation.

Total Male Female
Children 216,088 112,602 103,486
Literacy 83.5% 76.9% 69.7%
Scheduled Caste 242,103 125,393 116,710
Scheduled Tribe 46,076 23,863 22,213
Illiterate 477,543 215,961 261,582

Caste-wise Population - Bhopal

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.6% of total population in Bhopal.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 242,103 125,393 116,710
Schedule Tribe 46,076 23,863 22,213

Religion-wise Population - Bhopal

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Bhopal is 1,244,425 which is 69.2% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Bhopal is 472,578 which is 26.28% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Bhopal as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,244,425 (69.2%) 654,849 589,576
Muslim 472,578 (26.28%) 240,620 231,958
Christian 20,205 (1.12%) 10,070 10,135
Sikh 10,247 (0.57%) 5,187 5,060
Buddhist 19,481 (1.08%) 9,957 9,524
Jain 24,267 (1.35%) 12,269 11,998
Other Religion 296 (0.02%) 170 126
No Religion Specified 6,719 (0.37%) 3,046 3,673

Literacy Rate - Bhopal

The total literacy rate of Bhopal was 83.47% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 69.32% of Madhya Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 1,320,675 literates, males were 720,207 while females were 600,468. Also the male literacy rate was 87.45% and the female literacy rate was 79.16% in Bhopal.

  Bhopal Madhya Pradesh
Female 79.16% 59.24%
Male 87.45% 78.73%
Total 83.47% 69.32%

Sex Ratio - Bhopal

The Sex Ratio of Bhopal is 921. Thus per every 1000 men there were 921 females in Bhopal. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 919 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 921 ) of Bhopal.


Child Population - Bhopal

According to Census 2011, there were 216,088 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bhopal. Out of which 112,602 were male while 103,486 were female.


Working Population - Bhopal

In Bhopal Munciple Corporation out of total population, 631,112 were engaged in work activities. 85.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 631,112 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,193 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8,030 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 539,208 434,315 104,893
Cultivators 5,193 3,977 1,216
Agriculture Labourer 8,030 6,043 1,987
Household Industries 15,538 11,566 3,972
Other Workers 510,447 412,729 97,718
Marginal Workers 91,904 56,181 35,723
Non Working 1,167,106 445,672 721,434

Bhopal Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Bhopal is further divided into 70 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 27,615 57.3% 938
2 Ward No - 2 55,451 78.9% 704
3 Ward No - 3 23,818 81.1% 938
4 Ward No - 4 25,563 74.6% 945
5 Ward No - 5 30,403 75.1% 970
6 Ward No - 6 23,235 77.8% 959
7 Ward No - 7 24,972 70.3% 985
8 Ward No - 8 28,392 72.1% 972
9 Ward No - 9 28,020 65.9% 964
10 Ward No - 10 22,511 72.7% 928
11 Ward No - 11 25,322 74.4% 895
12 Ward No - 12 20,235 63.2% 948
13 Ward No - 13 19,438 72.2% 931
14 Ward No - 14 18,531 61.2% 946
15 Ward No - 15 29,476 67.5% 943
16 Ward No - 16 22,560 68.1% 923
17 Ward No - 17 19,924 73.3% 968
18 Ward No - 18 13,687 82% 946
19 Ward No - 19 16,417 82.3% 943
20 Ward No - 20 21,320 79.7% 961
21 Ward No - 21 24,515 67% 941
22 Ward No - 22 17,994 73.4% 961
23 Ward No - 23 17,094 71.4% 921
24 Ward No - 24 22,440 72.7% 915
25 Ward No - 25 24,989 72.8% 950
26 Ward No - 26 21,828 78.9% 944
27 Ward No - 27 27,856 81.9% 875
28 Ward No - 28 27,968 73.3% 934
29 Ward No - 29 17,898 87.1% 951
30 Ward No - 30 23,652 81.1% 954
31 Ward No - 31 26,621 67.3% 880
32 Ward No - 32 15,832 74.9% 934
33 Ward No - 33 13,591 77.4% 934
34 Ward No - 34 15,828 71.5% 926
35 Ward No - 35 23,161 72.7% 907
36 Ward No - 36 31,376 75.3% 907
37 Ward No - 37 20,367 73.9% 925
38 Ward No - 38 43,623 67.6% 943
39 Ward No - 39 12,815 73.6% 937
40 Ward No - 40 12,690 75.1% 941
41 Ward No - 41 14,019 74.5% 963
42 Ward No - 42 19,792 61.9% 942
43 Ward No - 43 23,878 76% 944
44 Ward No - 44 10,823 79.8% 980
45 Ward No - 45 22,927 81.3% 941
46 Ward No - 46 19,057 72.5% 947
47 Ward No - 47 6,921 86.5% 1,001
48 Ward No - 48 7,880 84.3% 977
49 Ward No - 49 16,090 82.8% 971
50 Ward No - 50 31,830 68.9% 931
51 Ward No - 51 29,382 80% 918
52 Ward No - 52 63,984 75.4% 897
53 Ward No - 53 34,043 70.9% 918
54 Ward No - 54 24,072 70.2% 884
55 Ward No - 55 19,411 81.8% 955
56 Ward No - 56 27,093 75.4% 885
57 Ward No - 57 16,549 70.7% 935
58 Ward No - 58 30,722 80.9% 958
59 Ward No - 59 41,243 76.7% 920
60 Ward No - 60 25,180 64.8% 904
61 Ward No - 61 25,964 81.9% 927
62 Ward No - 62 44,437 80.1% 927
63 Ward No - 63 51,691 79.1% 955
64 Ward No - 64 18,813 79.5% 930
65 Ward No - 65 41,067 73.8% 915
66 Ward No - 66 40,882 63.1% 901
67 Ward No - 67 27,311 72.3% 893
68 Ward No - 68 12,725 60.9% 623
69 Ward No - 69 55,564 63.2% 911
70 Ward No - 70 55,840 68.4% 928

Map of Bhopal, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh


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