Basavana Bagevadi Town Municipal Council, with population of about 33 thousand is Basavana Bagevadi sub district's only town municipal council located in Basavana Bagevadi sub district of Bijapur district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Basavana Bagevadi town municipal council is 127 km2. Population density of the city is 262 persons per km2. There are 23 wards in the city, among them Basavana Bagevadi Ward No 13 is the most populous ward with population of 3681 and Basavana Bagevadi Ward No 09 is the least populous ward with population of 417.

Nearest railway station is Telagi which is 20 km far from here. Basavana Bagewadi is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Bijapur which is 42 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the city and is 500 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 590.96 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 19°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 33 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (50%) are male and about 16 thousand (50%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basavana Bagevadi town municipal council is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 6440 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Basavana Bagevadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33,198 25,214 7,833 151 4,554
Male 16,744 12,713 3,954 77 2,358
Female 16,454 12,501 3,879 74 2,196

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 16% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 977 in Muslims are 980.

Religion wise population 2011 - Basavana Bagevadi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 33,198 27,541 5,279 46 13 10 59 109 141
Male 16,744 13,928 2,666 20 6 5 27 60 32
Female 16,454 13,613 2,613 26 7 5 32 49 109

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 29 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 17.5% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 15%. General caste population has increased by 13.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 184.9% and child population has decreased by -4.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Basavana Bagevadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.2% 13.8% 23.2% 184.9% -4.1%
Male 15% 12.7% 21.5% 156.7% -4.8%
Female 17.5% 15% 24.9% 221.7% -3.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 983 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 981 and in schedule tribe is 961. There are 931 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 21 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 - Basavana Bagevadi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 19 26 194 12
2011 983 983 981 961 931
2001 962 964 955 767 919

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 9027 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basavana Bagevadi is 73%. 82% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Basavana Bagevadi

Total Male Female
Change 10.5% 7.3% 14.1%
2011 72.6% 81.8% 63.3%
2001 62.1% 74.5% 49.2%

Workers profile

Basavana Bagevadi has 39% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 27% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Basavana Bagevadi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.4% 30.9% 8.5% 60.6%
Male 52% 43.1% 9% 48%
Female 26.5% 18.5% 8% 73.5%