Bhandara is a Municipal Council city in district of Bhandara, Maharashtra. The Bhandara city is divided into 32 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bhandara Municipal Council has population of 91,845 of which 46,409 are males while 45,436 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8783 which is 9.56 % of total population of Bhandara (M Cl). In Bhandara Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 979 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bhandara is around 938 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Bhandara city is 91.95 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Bhandara, Male literacy is around 94.58 % while female literacy rate is 89.28 %.
Bhandara Municipal Council has total administration over 20,429 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.
Bhandara Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.41 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.12 % of total population in Bhandara (M Cl).
Bhandara Work Profile
Out of total population, 30,067 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 22,710 were males while 7,357 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 30067 working population, 87.40 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.60 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.