Shajapur is a Municipality city in district of Shajapur, Madhya Pradesh. The Shajapur city is divided into 29 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Shajapur Municipality has population of 69,263 of which 35,623 are males while 33,640 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8570 which is 12.37 % of total population of Shajapur (M). In Shajapur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 944 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Shajapur is around 920 compared to Madhya Pradesh state average of 918. Literacy rate of Shajapur city is 85.47 % higher than state average of 69.32 %. In Shajapur, Male literacy is around 91.61 % while female literacy rate is 79.00 %.
Shajapur Municipality has total administration over 13,066 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Shajapur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.02 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.41 % of total population in Shajapur (M).
Shajapur Work Profile
Out of total population, 22,210 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 18,198 were males while 4,012 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 22210 working population, 88.05 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.95 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Shajapur 2019 Population
The next census for Shajapur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.