Bijhri Population - Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh

Bijhri is a medium size village located in Dhatwal Tehsil of Hamirpur district, Himachal Pradesh with total 437 families residing. The Bijhri village has population of 1855 of which 877 are males while 978 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bijhri village population of children with age 0-6 is 196 which makes up 10.57 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bijhri village is 1115 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Bijhri as per census is 832, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Bijhri village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Bijhri village was 87.22 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Bijhri Male literacy stands at 93.51 % while female literacy rate was 81.78 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Bijhri village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Bijhri village.

Bijhri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 437 - -
Population 1,855 877 978
Child (0-6) 196 107 89
Schedule Caste 165 85 80
Schedule Tribe 2 1 1
Literacy 87.22 % 93.51 % 81.78 %
Total Workers 499 332 167
Main Worker 430 - -
Marginal Worker 69 47 22

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.89 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Bijhri village.

Work Profile

In Bijhri village out of total population, 499 were engaged in work activities. 86.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 499 workers engaged in Main Work, 166 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149