Bhikkanpur Village, with population of 5312 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhikkanpur village is 3 km2 and it is the 31st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1819 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Bhikkanpur which is within the village. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhikkanpur village is 1. The village comes under Bhikhanpur panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad. 0.43 square kilometer (15%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 5312 people, among them 2793 (53%) are male and 2519 (47%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhikkanpur village is 14%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 865 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhikkanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,312 3,768 1,528 16 747
Male 2,793 1,986 796 11 424
Female 2,519 1,782 732 5 323

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4856. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.6% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 8.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 700% and child population has increased by 1.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhikkanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.4% 7.2% 14.2% 700% 1.6%
Male 8.3% 5.4% 15% 1000% 5%
Female 10.6% 9.3% 13.3% 400% -2.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 902 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 897, in schedule caste is 920 and in schedule tribe is 455. There are 762 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhikkanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 32 -14 -545 -57
2011 902 897 920 455 762
2001 884 865 934 1000 819

Literacy

Total 3709 people in the village are literate, among them 2144 are male and 1565 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhikkanpur is 81%. 91% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhikkanpur

Total Male Female
Change 15.5% 12.6% 19.2%
2011 81.2% 90.5% 71.3%
2001 65.7% 77.9% 52.1%

Workers profile

Bhikkanpur has 30% (1599) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 12% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhikkanpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.1% 25.1% 5% 69.9%
Male 46% 40.1% 5.9% 54%
Female 12.4% 8.5% 4% 87.6%