Bijwar Village, with population of 3629 is Utkoor sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Utkoor sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Bijwar village is 16 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 222 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Bijwar village to Narayanpet is 24 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bijwar village is 509311. The village comes under Bijwar panchayat. Utkoor is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3629 people, among them 1808 (50%) are male and 1821 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bijwar village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 742 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bijwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,629 2,864 704 61 497
Male 1,808 1,448 328 32 259
Female 1,821 1,416 376 29 238

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2865. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.1% which is -5.2% lower than male population growth rate of 29.3%. General caste population has increased by 25.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 32.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3.4% and child population has decreased by -8.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bijwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27 26 33 3 -9
Male 29 30 30 7 -9
Female 24 22 35 0 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 978, in schedule caste is 1146 and in schedule tribe is 906. There are 919 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bijwar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -42 -62 47 -61 20
2011 1,007 978 1,146 906 919
2001 1,049 1,040 1,099 967 899

Literacy

Total 1534 people in the village are literate, among them 936 are male and 598 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bijwar is 49%. 60% of male and 38% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bijwar

Total Male Female
Change 18 16 19
2011 49 60 38
2001 31 44 19

Workers profile

Bijwar has 51% (1852) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 52% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bijwar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 51 42 9 49
Male 51 43 8 49
Female 52 42 10 49