BHIKIYASAIN Tahsil, with population of about 70 thousand is Almora district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Almora district of the state Uttarakhand in India. There are 376 villages in the sub district, among them Bhikiyasin is the most populous village with population of 2232 and Sinaura Kadakoti is the least populous village with population of 7. Chachroti is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 6 km2 and Sinaura Kadakoti is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 70 thousand people, among them about 31 thousand (43%) are male and about 40 thousand (57%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of BHIKIYASAIN tahsil is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 17 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of BHIKIYASAIN tahsil live in the BHIKIYASAIN Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - BHIKIYASAIN

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 70,487 58,625 11,830 32 8,483
Male 30,555 25,202 5,337 16 4,394
Female 39,932 33,423 6,493 16 4,089

Most populated Villages in BHIKIYASAIN

Villages
Name Population
Bhikiyasin 2232
Bharsoli 1096
Danpau 1075
Chintoli 1072
Jaspur 945
Bhakura Malla 855
Jaikhal 765
Sainanur 730
Kainhargaon 686
Hauli 674

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1315.

Religion wise population 2011 - BHIKIYASAIN

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 70,487 69,601 718 40 6 1 0 0 121
Male 30,555 30,061 412 18 1 1 0 0 62
Female 39,932 39,540 306 22 5 0 0 0 59

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1307 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1326, in schedule caste is 1217 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 931 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in BHIKIYASAIN

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Musalkanda 3333
Pituli Kote 2600
Kotajhimar 2545
Sinaura Kadakoti 2500
Liserhi 2500
Hansa Bhanariya 2412
Buganaurarh 2333
Newalgaon 2250
Malla Khalduwa 2059
Kankote 2039

Literacy

Total about 48 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BHIKIYASAIN is 77%. 92% of male and 66% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in BHIKIYASAIN

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Piparoli 100
Rutbaw 97
Mundil 95
Adborha 92
Liserhi 92
Bawari Kichar 92
Rigria 91
Adagoli 91
Hauli 91
Koteaswal 91

Workers profile

BHIKIYASAIN has 62% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 64% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - BHIKIYASAIN

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 61.7% 35.9% 25.7% 38.3%
Male 58.2% 33.5% 24.7% 41.8%
Female 64.3% 37.8% 26.6% 35.7%

Biggest Villages in BHIKIYASAIN

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Chachroti 5.9
Bhakura Malla 5.6
Kainhargaon 4.1
Chintoli 4.1
Khatalgoan 3.7
Dabara 3.7
Titari 3.6
Baseri Basnal 3.6
Jaikhal 3.5
Sainanur 3.5