Bijapur is a City Municipal Council city in district of Bijapur, Karnataka. The Bijapur city is divided into 35 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bijapur City Municipal Council has population of 327,427 of which 165,177 are males while 162,250 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 42207 which is 12.89 % of total population of Bijapur (CMC). In Bijapur City Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 982 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bijapur is around 922 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Bijapur city is 83.21 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Bijapur, Male literacy is around 88.87 % while female literacy rate is 77.51 %.
Bijapur City Municipal Council has total administration over 65,543 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within City Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Bijapur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.61 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.79 % of total population in Bijapur (CMC).
Bijapur Work Profile
Out of total population, 107,279 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 82,725 were males while 24,554 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 107279 working population, 81.92 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.08 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.