Bijaipur Community Development Block, with population of about 1.3 lakh is Gopalganj district's the 5th least populous sub district, located in Gopalganj district of the state Bihar in India. There are 125 villages in the sub district, among them Bandhaura Ghat is the most populous village with population of 4264 and Bande is the least populous village with population of 4. Ahiapur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 4 km2 and Darzi Chak is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.3 lakh people, among them about 64 thousand (48%) are male and about 69 thousand (52%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bijaipur community development block is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

100% population of Bijaipur community development block live in the Bijaipur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bijaipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 133,038 108,194 20,538 4,306 21,851
Male 63,841 51,842 9,938 2,061 11,164
Female 69,197 56,352 10,600 2,245 10,687

Most populated Villages in Bijaipur

Villages
Name Population
Bandhaura Ghat 4264
Ahiapur 3769
Chaumukha 3764
Jagdishpur 3137
Musahri 3124
Pagra 2912
KhiriDih 2793
Manrar Khas 2787
Bangra 2780
Sihpur 2670

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1082 in Muslims are 1109.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bijaipur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 133,038 117,552 15,178 109 14 4 6 3 172
Male 63,841 56,466 7,198 62 10 3 5 2 95
Female 69,197 61,086 7,980 47 4 1 1 1 77

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 15% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 17% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 12.8%. General caste population has increased by 11.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 761.2% and child population has decreased by -3.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bijaipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15% 11.9% 10.7% 761.2% -3.8%
Male 12.8% 10.1% 7.3% 780.8% -3.7%
Female 17% 13.6% 14.2% 744% -3.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1084 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1087, in schedule caste is 1067 and in schedule tribe is 1089. There are 957 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bijaipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 39 33 65 -48 -3
2011 1084 1087 1067 1089 957
2001 1045 1054 1002 1137 960

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bijaipur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Mahuawa Khas 1476
Bhathwa 1432
Sonbarsa 1408
Parsahi 1346
Kishunpura 1346
Bishunpura 1327
Amwa Ghat 1293
Chhathianw 1286
Mathia 1283
Hari Marpi 1273

Literacy

Total about 71 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 40 thousand are male and about 31 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bijaipur is 64%. 76% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bijaipur

Total Male Female
Change 19.3% 14.9% 24.0%
2011 64% 76.4% 52.9%
2001 44.7% 61.5% 28.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bijaipur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Bande 100
Bhathwa 92
Bakainiyan 88
Banjaria 85
Hariharpur 83
Darzi Chak 80
Khajuha Kalan 80
Mathia 79
Itwa 78
Basaha 78

Workers profile

Bijaipur has 33% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 22% female population are working population. 24% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bijaipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.6% 15.3% 17.3% 67.4%
Male 43.8% 23.9% 19.9% 56.2%
Female 22.3% 7.3% 15% 77.7%

Biggest Villages in Bijaipur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Ahiapur 4.3
Chaumukha 3.4
Bandhaura Ghat 3.3
Bangra 2.8
KhiriDih 2.7
Hankarpur 2.5
Pagra 2.3
Saropai 2.2
Patkhauli 2.2
Khutaha 2