Bhuwana Census Town, with population of about 18 thousand is Girwa sub district's the most populous census town located in Girwa sub district of Udaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhuwana census town is 8 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2128 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bhuwana Ward No 01 and the population of Bhuwana Ward No 01 is about 18 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Udaipur which is 3 km far from here. Girwa is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 3 km. District head quarter of the census town is Udaipur which is 3 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 425 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 650 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9168 (52%) are male and 8497 (48%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 15% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhuwana census town is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3816 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhuwana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,665 13,592 1,363 2,710 2,176
Male 9,168 7,079 717 1,372 1,158
Female 8,497 6,513 646 1,338 1,018

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Jains which contribute 6% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 923 in Jains are 1018 and in Muslims are 843.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhuwana

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 17,665 16,290 223 98 37 3 995 0 19
Male 9,168 8,471 121 46 23 3 493 0 11
Female 8,497 7,819 102 52 14 0 502 0 8

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 72.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 74.9% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 70.9%. General caste population has increased by 77%; Schedule caste population has increased by 163.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.9% and child population has increased by 21.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhuwana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 72.8% 77% 163.6% 33.9% 21.4%
Male 70.9% 74.3% 161.7% 33.5% 24.1%
Female 74.9% 79.9% 165.8% 34.3% 18.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 927 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 920, in schedule caste is 901 and in schedule tribe is 975. There are 879 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhuwana

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 29 14 6 -42
2011 927 920 901 975 879
2001 906 891 887 969 921

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 7390 are male and 5931 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhuwana is 86%. 92% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhuwana

Total Male Female
Change 5.3% 3.5% 7.5%
2011 86% 92.3% 79.3%
2001 80.7% 88.8% 71.8%

Workers profile

Bhuwana has 36% (6320) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 16% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhuwana

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.8% 34% 1.8% 64.2%
Male 53.9% 52.2% 1.8% 46.1%
Female 16.2% 14.4% 1.8% 83.8%