Bhikhi is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Mansa, Punjab. The Bhikhi city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bhikhi Nagar Panchayat has population of 17,825 of which 9,316 are males while 8,509 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1862 which is 10.45 % of total population of Bhikhi (NP). In Bhikhi Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 913 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bhikhi is around 801 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Bhikhi city is 69.23 % lower than state average of 75.84 %. In Bhikhi, Male literacy is around 73.57 % while female literacy rate is 64.55 %.
Bhikhi Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 3,435 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.
Bhikhi Caste Factor
Bhikhi (NP) of Mansa has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.75 % of total population in Bhikhi (NP).
The (NP) Bhikhi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Bhikhi Work Profile
Out of total population, 6,179 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,889 were males while 1,290 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 6179 working population, 78.23 % were engaged in Main Work while 21.77 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Bhikhi 2021 Population
The next census for Bhikhi Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.