Bhagwant Nagar Nagar Panchayat, with population of 6995 is Bighapur sub district's the most populous nagar panchayat located in Bighapur sub district of Unnao district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhagwant Nagar nagar panchayat is 0 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 16655 persons per km2. There are 10 wards in the city, among them Bhagwant Nagar Ward No 10 is the most populous ward with population of 857 and Bhagwant Nagar Ward No 04 is the least populous ward with population of 530.

Nearest railway station is Takia which is 15 km far from here. Bighapur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 15 km. District head quarter of the city is Unnao which is 60 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 90 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 852 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44.6°C and minimum temperature goes down to 4°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 6995 people, among them 3434 (49%) are male and 3561 (51%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhagwant Nagar nagar panchayat is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1225 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhagwant Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,995 5,387 1,608 0 841
Male 3,434 2,650 784 0 432
Female 3,561 2,737 824 0 409

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 15% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 978 in Muslims are 1430.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhagwant Nagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,995 5,911 1,074 10 0 0 0 0 0
Male 3,434 2,989 442 3 0 0 0 0 0
Female 3,561 2,922 632 7 0 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 13.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6167. Female population growth rate of the city is 24.3% which is 20.3% higher than male population growth rate of 4%. General caste population has increased by 16.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.2% and child population has decreased by -7.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhagwant Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.4% 16.9% 3.2% 0% -7.3%
Male 4% 6.5% -3.6% 0% -14.5%
Female 24.3% 29.1% 10.6% 0% 1.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1037 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1033, in schedule caste is 1051. There are 947 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 169 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 151 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhagwant Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 169 181 135 0 151
2011 1037 1033 1051 0 947
2001 868 852 916 0 796

Literacy

Total 4097 people in the city are literate, among them 2257 are male and 1840 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhagwant Nagar is 67%. 75% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhagwant Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 0.4% -0.3% 2.8%
2011 66.6% 75.2% 58.4%
2001 66.2% 75.5% 55.6%

Workers profile

Bhagwant Nagar has 31% (2190) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 14% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhagwant Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.3% 17.5% 13.8% 68.7%
Male 49% 30.4% 18.5% 51%
Female 14.3% 5% 9.3% 85.7%