Bhanpura Tahsil Urban Part, with population of about 28 thousand is Mandsaur district's the 3rd most urban populous sub district, located in Mandsaur district of the state Madhya Pradesh in India.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Bhanpura Nagar Panchayat; and Gandhi Sagar Hydel Col Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 28 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (51%) are male and about 14 thousand (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhanpura tahsil urban part is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5725 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhanpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28,191 24,393 2,741 1,057 3,319
Male 14,400 12,454 1,400 546 1,726
Female 13,791 11,939 1,341 511 1,593

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 18% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 948 in Muslims are 996 and in Jains are 988.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhanpura

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 28,191 22,181 5,113 12 16 2 831 2 34
Male 14,400 11,387 2,561 9 9 1 418 1 14
Female 13,791 10,794 2,552 3 7 1 413 1 20

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 70.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 70.3% which is -1.2% lower than male population growth rate of 71.5%. General caste population has increased by 66.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 66%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 480.8% and child population has increased by 39.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhanpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 70.9% 66.4% 66% 480.8% 39.6%
Male 71.5% 67.1% 65.5% 451.5% 40.3%
Female 70.3% 65.6% 66.6% 515.7% 38.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 959, in schedule caste is 958 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 923 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 decreased by 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhanpura

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -8 6 98 -10
2011 958 959 958 936 923
2001 964 967 952 838 933

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 8742 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhanpura is 81%. 90% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhanpura

Total Male Female
Change -0.2% -2.3% 2.0%
2011 80.8% 89.6% 71.7%
2001 81% 91.9% 69.7%

Workers profile

Bhanpura has 33% (9364) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 12% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhanpura

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.2% 30.4% 2.8% 66.8%
Male 53.6% 49.8% 3.8% 46.4%
Female 11.9% 10.3% 1.7% 88.1%