Bilaspur Municipal Corporation (Bilaspur Part), with population of about 3.3 lakh is a part of the main city Bilaspur city, located in Bilaspur sub district of Bilaspur district in the state Chhattisgarh in India. There are 59 wards in the city, among them Bilaspur Ward No 45 is the most populous ward with population of about 15 thousand and Behtarai (og) Ward No 60 (rural Mdds Code:438757) is the least populous ward with population of 1276.

Nearest railway station is Bilaspur which is within the city. Bilaspur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Bilaspur. Raipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 114 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1105.3 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 47°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 3.3 lakh people, among them about 1.7 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.6 lakh (49%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bilaspur municipal corporation (Bilaspur part) is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 69 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bilaspur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 327,163 272,221 40,830 14,112 37,076
Male 168,376 140,253 20,930 7,193 19,476
Female 158,787 131,968 19,900 6,919 17,600

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 943 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 951 and in schedule tribe is 962. There are 904 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total about 2.6 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.4 lakh are male and about 1.2 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bilaspur is 88%. 93% of male and 83% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Bilaspur has 34% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 15% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bilaspur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.3% 31.9% 2.4% 65.7%
Male 52.7% 49.7% 3% 47.3%
Female 14.8% 13% 1.7% 85.2%