Bhanderaj is a village situated in Tarapur taluka of Anand district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 348 families residing in the village Bhanderaj. The total population of Bhanderaj is 1,958 out of which 1,022 are males and 936 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhanderaj is 916.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhanderaj village is 290 which is 15% of the total population. There are 154 male children and 136 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhanderaj is 883 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (916) of Bhanderaj village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhanderaj is 71.5%. Thus Bhanderaj village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.1% of Anand district. The male literacy rate is 80.76% and the female literacy rate is 61.5% in Bhanderaj village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Bhanderaj village is MEGHABEN R BHARWAD. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bhanderaj village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bhanderaj village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Bhanderaj village.
In Bhanderaj village out of total population, 739 were engaged in work activities. 72.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 739 workers engaged in Main Work, 215 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 194 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bhanderaj village in Tarapur.