Bhor Municipal Council, with population of about 18 thousand is Bhor sub district's only municipal council located in Bhor sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Bhor municipal council is 8 km2. Population density of the city is 2207 persons per km2. There are 17 wards in the city, among them Bhor Ward No 17 is the most populous ward with population of 2412 and Bhor Ward No 15 is the least populous ward with population of 410.

Nearest railway station is Pune which is 60 km far from here. Bhor is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Pune which is 60 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 200 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9256 (50%) are male and 9197 (50%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhor municipal council is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4059 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18,453 16,652 1,406 395 1,854
Male 9,256 8,353 694 209 963
Female 9,197 8,299 712 186 891

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 989 in Muslims are 1037 and in Buddhists are 1042.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhor

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 18,453 16,449 1,312 13 4 486 175 3 11
Male 9,256 8,268 644 6 3 238 88 3 6
Female 9,197 8,181 668 7 1 248 87 0 5

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 18 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 5.1% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 1.3%. General caste population has increased by 1.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 49.1% and child population has decreased by -15.6% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.2% 1.4% 17.1% 49.1% -15.6%
Male 1.3% -0.5% 16.2% 41.2% -16.1%
Female 5.1% 3.4% 17.9% 59% -15%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 1026 and in schedule tribe is 890. There are 925 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhor

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 37 14 99 12
2011 994 994 1026 890 925
2001 958 957 1012 791 913

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 7871 are male and 7263 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhor is 91%. 95% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhor

Total Male Female
Change 3.8% 1.6% 6.0%
2011 91.2% 94.9% 87.4%
2001 87.4% 93.3% 81.4%

Workers profile

Bhor has 35% (6435) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 18% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhor

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.9% 29.6% 5.2% 65.1%
Male 52.1% 45.3% 6.8% 47.9%
Female 17.6% 13.9% 3.6% 82.4%