Brahmapur (M.Corp.) Police Station, with population of about 3.6 lakh is Ganjam district's the most populous sub district, located in Ganjam district of the state Odisha in India.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Brahmapur Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.6 lakh people, among them about 1.9 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.7 lakh (48%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Brahmapur (M.Corp.) police station is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 75 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Brahmapur (M.Corp.) police station live in the Brahmapur (M.Corp.) Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 356,598 318,391 35,137 3,070 32,174
Male 185,754 166,449 17,644 1,661 16,848
Female 170,844 151,942 17,493 1,409 15,326

Most populated Cities in Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Cities
Name Population
Brahmapur 356598

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 917 in Muslims are 906 and in Christians are 1156.

Religion wise population 2011 - Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 356,598 344,060 7,245 4,197 173 45 44 41 793
Male 185,754 179,445 3,802 1,947 89 15 17 35 404
Female 170,844 164,615 3,443 2,250 84 30 27 6 389

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 15.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 3.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 15.9% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of 15.8%. General caste population has increased by 14.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 84.7% and child population has decreased by -1.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.9% 14.1% 29.4% 84.7% -1.5%
Male 15.8% 14.1% 29.8% 81.7% -2.3%
Female 15.9% 14.1% 29% 88.4% -0.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 913, in schedule caste is 991 and in schedule tribe is 848. There are 910 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 1 0 -6 30 17
2011 920 913 991 848 910
2001 919 913 997 818 893

Cities with highest sex ratio in Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Cities
Name Sex Ratio
Brahmapur 920

Literacy

Total about 2.9 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.6 lakh are male and about 1.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Brahmapur (M.Corp.) is 89%. 93% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Total Male Female
Change 5.3% 1.9% 8.9%
2011 89.3% 92.8% 85.4%
2001 84% 90.9% 76.5%

Cities with highest literacy rate in Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Cities
Name Literacy Rate %
Brahmapur 89

Workers profile

Brahmapur (M.Corp.) has 34% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 13% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.8% 31% 2.8% 66.2%
Male 52.6% 49.3% 3.2% 47.4%
Female 13.4% 11.1% 2.3% 86.6%

Biggest Cities in Brahmapur (M.Corp.)

Cities
Name Area (Km2)
Brahmapur 79.8