Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation And Out Growth, with population of about 8.9 lakh is Bhubaneswar (M.Corp.) sub district's only municipal corporation and out growth located in Bhubaneswar (M.Corp.) sub district of Khordha district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Bhubaneswar municipal corporation and out growth is 135 km2. Population density of the city is 6558 persons per km2. There are 81 wards in the city, among them Bhubaneswar Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of about 48 thousand and Ebranga (og) Ward No 74 (rural Mdds Code:408526) is the least populous ward with population of 257.
Nearest railway station is Bhubaneswar which is within the city. Bhubaneswar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Khordha which is 30 km away. Bhubaneswar is the state head quarter of the city. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1400 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 47°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8.6°C.
The city is home to about 8.9 lakh people, among them about 4.7 lakh (53%) are male and about 4.2 lakh (47%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhubaneswar municipal corporation and out growth is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.1 lakh households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.
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Religion wise distribution of population
Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 890 in Muslims are 888 and in Christians are 1011.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 890, in schedule caste is 929 and in schedule tribe is 860. There are 906 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.
Total about 7.3 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 4 lakh are male and about 3.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhubaneswar is 92%. 95% of male and 89% of female population are literate here.
Bhubaneswar has 37% (about 3.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 17% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.
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