Bijawar is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Chhattarpur, Madhya Pradesh. The Bijawar city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bijawar Nagar Panchayat has population of 20,513 of which 10,838 are males while 9,675 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2942 which is 14.34 % of total population of Bijawar (NP). In Bijawar Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 893 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bijawar is around 909 compared to Madhya Pradesh state average of 918. Literacy rate of Bijawar city is 74.32 % higher than state average of 69.32 %. In Bijawar, Male literacy is around 82.23 % while female literacy rate is 65.43 %.
Bijawar Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 3,756 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Bijawar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.77 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.90 % of total population in Bijawar (NP).
Bijawar Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,398 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,670 were males while 1,728 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7398 working population, 81.18 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.82 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.