Bajapur Village, with population of 4052 is Khordha Sadar sub district's the most populous village, located in Khordha Sadar sub district of Khordha district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Bajapur village is 3 km2 and it is the 11th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1337 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Khordha and distance from Bajapur village to Khordha is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bajapur village is 752060. The village comes under Bajapur panchayat. Khordha Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Khordha which is 8 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4052 people, among them 2060 (51%) are male and 1992 (49%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 15% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bajapur village is 11%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 822 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bajapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,052 3,205 255 592 445
Male 2,060 1,654 128 278 207
Female 1,992 1,551 127 314 238

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3588. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.7% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of 12.2%. General caste population has increased by 4.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 372.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.8% and child population has increased by 0.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bajapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 4 372 30 0
Male 12 5 327 21 -13
Female 14 3 429 39 16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 967 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 992 and in schedule tribe is 1129. There are 1150 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 292 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bajapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 -15 192 146 292
2011 967 938 992 1,129 1,150
2001 954 953 800 983 858

Literacy

Total 3008 people in the village are literate, among them 1668 are male and 1340 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bajapur is 83%. 90% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bajapur

Total Male Female
Change 12 9 14
2011 83 90 76
2001 72 82 62

Workers profile

Bajapur has 38% (1535) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 20% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bajapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 29 9 62
Male 56 46 10 44
Female 20 12 8 80