Bhum is a Municipal Council city in district of Osmanabad, Maharashtra. The Bhum city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Bhum Municipal Council has population of 18,561 of which 9,672 are males while 8,889 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2302 which is 12.40 % of total population of Bhum (M Cl). In Bhum Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 919 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Bhum is around 833 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Bhum city is 84.74 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Bhum, Male literacy is around 90.84 % while female literacy rate is 78.20 %.
Bhum Municipal Council has total administration over 3,931 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.
Bhum Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.15 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.54 % of total population in Bhum (M Cl).
Bhum Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,999 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,602 were males while 1,397 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5999 working population, 78.11 % were engaged in Main Work while 21.89 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Bhum 2022 Population
The next census for Bhum Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.