Bijipur Village, with population of 1593 is Bhatar sub district's the 45th least populous village, located in Bhatar sub district of Barddhaman district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Bijipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 21st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1198 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Burdwan and distance from Bijipur village to Burdwan is 25 km. Pin code of Bijipur village is 713125.

Demographics

The village is home to 1593 people, among them 820 (51%) are male and 773 (49%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 48% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bijipur village is 12%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 371 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bijipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,593 745 765 83 186
Male 820 388 389 43 88
Female 773 357 376 40 98

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1416. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.5% which is 5.7% higher than male population growth rate of 9.8%. General caste population has increased by 9.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 9.2% and child population has increased by 14.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bijipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 9 16 9 14
Male 10 6 14 10 -2
Female 16 13 19 8 34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 943 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 920, in schedule caste is 967 and in schedule tribe is 930. There are 1114 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 303 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bijipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 54 46 -19 303
2011 943 920 967 930 1,114
2001 896 866 921 949 811

Literacy

Total 883 people in the village are literate, among them 519 are male and 364 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bijipur is 63%. 71% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bijipur

Total Male Female
Change 4 2 7
2011 63 71 54
2001 59 69 47

Workers profile

Bijipur has 36% (576) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 7% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bijipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 35 2 64
Male 64 62 2 36
Female 7 6 1 93