Bhopalpattanam Nagar Panchayat, with population of 4445 is Bhopalpattnam sub district's only nagar panchayat located in Bhopalpattnam sub district of Bijapur district in the state Chhattisgarh in India. Total geographical area of Bhopalpattanam nagar panchayat is 13 km2. Population density of the city is 338 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this city which is Bhopalpattanam Ward No 01 and the population of Bhopalpattanam Ward No 01 is 4445.

Nearest railway station is Dantewada which is 127 km far from here. Bhopalpattnam is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Bijapur which is 52 km away. Raipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 515 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1592 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 36°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 4445 people, among them 2138 (48%) are male and 2307 (52%) are female. 40% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 55% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhopalpattanam nagar panchayat is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 941 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhopalpattanam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,445 1,774 235 2,436 566
Male 2,138 889 107 1,142 295
Female 2,307 885 128 1,294 271

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population all other religious communities contribute 11% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1107 in Muslims are 955

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhopalpattanam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,445 3,565 389 67 13 36 0 361 14
Male 2,138 1,692 199 43 5 18 0 174 7
Female 2,307 1,873 190 24 8 18 0 187 7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1079 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 996, in schedule caste is 1196 and in schedule tribe is 1133. There are 919 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total 3348 people in the city are literate, among them 1687 are male and 1661 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhopalpattanam is 86%. 92% of male and 82% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Bhopalpattanam has 34% (1515) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 23% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhopalpattanam

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.1% 26.7% 7.4% 65.9%
Male 46.4% 35.9% 10.5% 53.6%
Female 22.7% 18.1% 4.6% 77.3%