Shahpur is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Burhanpur, Madhya Pradesh. The Shahpur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Shahpur Nagar Panchayat has population of 19,719 of which 10,174 are males while 9,545 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2675 which is 13.57 % of total population of Shahpur (NP). In Shahpur Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 938 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Shahpur is around 841 compared to Madhya Pradesh state average of 918. Literacy rate of Shahpur city is 70.21 % higher than state average of 69.32 %. In Shahpur, Male literacy is around 77.87 % while female literacy rate is 62.19 %.
Shahpur Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 4,062 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.
Shahpur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.09 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.08 % of total population in Shahpur (NP).
Shahpur Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,804 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,900 were males while 2,904 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8804 working population, 80.97 % were engaged in Main Work while 19.03 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Shahpur 2021 Population
The next census for Shahpur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.