Bhowapur Village, with population of 2265 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 36th least populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhowapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 26th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1116 persons per km2.

The village comes under Bhowapur panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 8 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2265 people, among them 1181 (52%) are male and 1084 (48%) are female. 46% of the whole population are from general caste, 54% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhowapur village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 381 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhowapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,265 1,035 1,230 0 357
Male 1,181 553 628 0 186
Female 1,084 482 602 0 171

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1852. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.3% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 20.5%. General caste population has decreased by -0.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 50.9% and child population has decreased by -2.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhowapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.3% -0.2% 50.9% 0% -2.5%
Male 20.5% 0.7% 45.7% 0% -11.8%
Female 24.3% -1.2% 56.8% 0% 10.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 872, in schedule caste is 959. There are 919 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 184 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhowapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 -17 68 0 184
2011 918 872 959 0 919
2001 890 889 891 0 735

Literacy

Total 1550 people in the village are literate, among them 918 are male and 632 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhowapur is 81%. 92% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhowapur

Total Male Female
Change 11.5% 11.4% 11.5%
2011 81.2% 92.3% 69.2%
2001 69.7% 80.9% 57.7%

Workers profile

Bhowapur has 33% (748) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 18% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhowapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33% 28% 5% 67%
Male 46.8% 40.9% 5.9% 53.2%
Female 18% 14% 4% 82%