Bhanupratappur Nagar Panchayat, with population of 8125 is Bhanupratappur sub district's only nagar panchayat located in Bhanupratappur sub district of Uttar Bastar Kanker district in the state Chhattisgarh in India. Total geographical area of Bhanupratappur nagar panchayat is 1 km2. Population density of the city is 6155 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Bhanupratappur Ward No 09 is the most populous ward with population of 823 and Bhanupratappur Ward No 10 is the least populous ward with population of 242.

Nearest railway station is Dallirajhara which is 30 km far from here. Bhanupratappur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kanker which is 52 km away. Raipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 180 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1217 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 32°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 8125 people, among them 4038 (50%) are male and 4087 (50%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 26% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhanupratappur nagar panchayat is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1915 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhanupratappur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,125 5,253 791 2,081 883
Male 4,038 2,691 379 968 455
Female 4,087 2,562 412 1,113 428

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population all other religious communities contribute 8% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1021 in Muslims are 837

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhanupratappur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,125 7,137 349 115 173 64 83 203 1
Male 4,038 3,532 190 67 92 25 40 92 0
Female 4,087 3,605 159 48 81 39 43 111 1

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 19.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6786. Female population growth rate of the city is 24% which is 8.3% higher than male population growth rate of 15.7%. General caste population has increased by 12.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 55.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.1% and child population has decreased by -0.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhanupratappur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.7% 12.3% 55.7% 30.1% -0.8%
Male 15.7% 11.9% 49.2% 16.5% -2.2%
Female 24% 12.6% 62.2% 44.9% 0.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1012 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 1087 and in schedule tribe is 1150. There are 941 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 67 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhanupratappur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 67 6 87 226 27
2011 1012 952 1087 1150 941
2001 945 946 1000 924 914

Literacy

Total 6530 people in the city are literate, among them 3421 are male and 3109 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhanupratappur is 90%. 95% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhanupratappur

Total Male Female
Change 0.5% -0.1% 1.6%
2011 90.2% 95.5% 85%
2001 89.7% 95.6% 83.4%

Workers profile

Bhanupratappur has 34% (2736) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 14% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhanupratappur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.7% 31.6% 2.1% 66.3%
Male 53.3% 50.9% 2.5% 46.7%
Female 14.3% 12.6% 1.7% 85.7%