Bhairamgarh Nagar Panchayat, with population of 9026 is Bhairamgarh sub district's only nagar panchayat located in Bhairamgarh sub district of Bijapur district in the state Chhattisgarh in India. Total geographical area of Bhairamgarh nagar panchayat is 36 km2. Population density of the city is 251 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this city which is Bhairamgarh Ward No 01 and the population of Bhairamgarh Ward No 01 is 9026.

Nearest railway station is Dantewada which is 60 km far from here. Bhairamgarh is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Bijapur which is 50 km away. Raipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 415 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1641 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 9026 people, among them 4395 (49%) are male and 4631 (51%) are female. 39% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 60% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhairamgarh nagar panchayat is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2006 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhairamgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,026 3,488 122 5,416 1,469
Male 4,395 1,745 66 2,584 789
Female 4,631 1,743 56 2,832 680

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Christians which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1062 in Christians are 916.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhairamgarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,026 8,726 78 205 2 12 0 3 0
Male 4,395 4,231 47 107 1 7 0 2 0
Female 4,631 4,495 31 98 1 5 0 1 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 95.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4612. Female population growth rate of the city is 102.8% which is 14.1% higher than male population growth rate of 88.7%. General caste population has increased by 116.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -72.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 111.3% and child population has increased by 73% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhairamgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 95.7% 116.8% -72.3% 111.3% 73%
Male 88.7% 104.6% -66.3% 101.9% 93.4%
Female 102.8% 130.6% -77% 120.7% 54.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1054 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 999, in schedule caste is 848 and in schedule tribe is 1096. There are 862 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 74 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 219 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhairamgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 74 113 -397 94 -219
2011 1054 999 848 1096 862
2001 980 886 1245 1002 1081

Literacy

Total 4357 people in the city are literate, among them 2488 are male and 1869 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhairamgarh is 58%. 69% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhairamgarh

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 2.6% 9.0%
2011 57.7% 69% 47.3%
2001 52.6% 66.4% 38.3%

Workers profile

Bhairamgarh has 39% (3514) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 28% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhairamgarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.9% 26.4% 12.6% 61.1%
Male 50.1% 38.3% 11.8% 49.9%
Female 28.3% 15% 13.3% 71.7%