Bijbehara is a Municipal Committee city in district of Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir. The Bijbehara city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bijbehara Municipal Committee has population of 22,789 of which 12,057 are males while 10,732 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3411 which is 14.97 % of total population of Bijbehara (MC). In Bijbehara Municipal Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 890 against state average of 889. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bijbehara is around 790 compared to Jammu and Kashmir state average of 862. Literacy rate of Bijbehara city is 75.12 % higher than state average of 67.16 %. In Bijbehara, Male literacy is around 83.44 % while female literacy rate is 65.96 %.
Bijbehara Municipal Committee has total administration over 3,098 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Bijbehara Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.28 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.18 % of total population in Bijbehara (MC).
Bijbehara Work Profile
Out of total population, 6,235 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,308 were males while 927 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 6235 working population, 86.59 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.41 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Bijbehara 2019 Population
The next census for Bijbehara Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.