Bahoriband Village, with population of 5651 is Bahoriband sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Bahoriband sub district of Katni district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bahoriband village is 6 km2 and it is the 51st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 929 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sihora and distance from Bahoriband village to Sihora is 24 km. Bahoriband is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Katni which is 53 km away.


The village is home to 5651 people, among them 2889 (51%) are male and 2762 (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bahoriband village is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1270 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4852. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.4% which is 9.3% higher than male population growth rate of 12.1%. General caste population has increased by 13%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 68.8% and child population has decreased by -3.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 894 and in schedule tribe is 867. There are 1023 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 73 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 3870 people in the village are literate, among them 2157 are male and 1713 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bahoriband is 80%. 86% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Bahoriband has 38% (2173) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 24% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.