Bharveli Census Town, with population of about 10 thousand is Balaghat sub district's the most populous census town located in Balaghat sub district of Balaghat district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bharveli census town is 4 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2409 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bharveli Ward No 01 and the population of Bharveli Ward No 01 is about 10 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Balaghat which is 5 km far from here. Balaghat is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 5 km. District head quarter of the census town is Balaghat which is 5 km away. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the census town and is 500 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1236.3 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17.3°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 5125 (49%) are male and 5232 (51%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 19% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bharveli census town is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 2409 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bharveli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,357 6,837 1,530 1,990 1,107
Male 5,125 3,387 768 970 577
Female 5,232 3,450 762 1,020 530

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 9% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1017 in Muslims are 1072 and in Buddhists are 966

Religion wise population 2011 - Bharveli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 10,357 7,997 1,121 254 0 973 7 1 4
Male 5,125 3,964 541 121 0 495 2 0 2
Female 5,232 4,033 580 133 0 478 5 1 2

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 13% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9169. Female population growth rate of the census town is 15.1% which is 4.3% higher than male population growth rate of 10.8%. General caste population has increased by 9.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.3% and child population has decreased by -22.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bharveli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13% 9.4% 19.5% 21.3% -22.6%
Male 10.8% 8.2% 16% 16.4% -21.7%
Female 15.1% 10.6% 23.3% 26.4% -23.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1021 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1019, in schedule caste is 992 and in schedule tribe is 1052. There are 919 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bharveli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 39 23 58 83 -21
2011 1021 1019 992 1052 919
2001 982 996 934 969 940

Literacy

Total 7816 people in the census town are literate, among them 4134 are male and 3682 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bharveli is 84%. 91% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bharveli

Total Male Female
Change 7.6% 3.8% 11.8%
2011 84.5% 90.9% 78.3%
2001 76.9% 87.1% 66.5%

Workers profile

Bharveli has 35% (3606) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 19% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bharveli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.8% 25.9% 8.9% 65.2%
Male 50.8% 42.5% 8.3% 49.2%
Female 19.2% 9.7% 9.5% 80.8%