Maheshwar is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of West Nimar, Madhya Pradesh. The Maheshwar city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Maheshwar Nagar Panchayat has population of 24,411 of which 12,447 are males while 11,964 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3182 which is 13.04 % of total population of Maheshwar (NP). In Maheshwar Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 961 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Maheshwar is around 915 compared to Madhya Pradesh state average of 918. Literacy rate of Maheshwar city is 81.21 % higher than state average of 69.32 %. In Maheshwar, Male literacy is around 88.40 % while female literacy rate is 73.78 %.
Maheshwar Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 4,932 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.
Maheshwar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.73 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.20 % of total population in Maheshwar (NP).
Maheshwar Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,436 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,828 were males while 2,608 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9436 working population, 90.86 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.14 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Maheshwar 2021 Population
The next census for Maheshwar Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.