Bhawanigarh is a Municipal Council city in district of Sangrur, Punjab. The Bhawanigarh city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bhawanigarh Municipal Council has population of 22,320 of which 11,780 are males while 10,540 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2422 which is 10.85 % of total population of Bhawanigarh (M Cl). In Bhawanigarh Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 895 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bhawanigarh is around 862 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Bhawanigarh city is 77.56 % higher than state average of 75.84 %. In Bhawanigarh, Male literacy is around 82.60 % while female literacy rate is 71.95 %.
Bhawanigarh Municipal Council has total administration over 4,498 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Bhawanigarh Caste Factor
Bhawanigarh (M Cl) of Sangrur has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.51 % of total population in Bhawanigarh (M Cl).
The (M Cl) Bhawanigarh currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Bhawanigarh Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,305 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,396 were males while 909 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7305 working population, 91.31 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.69 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.