Bhukum is a large village located in Mulshi Taluka of Pune district, Maharashtra with total 620 families residing. The Bhukum village has population of 2859 of which 1545 are males while 1314 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Bhukum village population of children with age 0-6 is 327 which makes up 11.44 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bhukum village is 850 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Bhukum as per census is 730, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Bhukum village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Bhukum village was 81.28 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Bhukum Male literacy stands at 89.09 % while female literacy rate was 72.28 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Bhukum village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.34 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.98 % of total population in Bhukum village.
In Bhukum village out of total population, 1439 were engaged in work activities. 93.88 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.12 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1439 workers engaged in Main Work, 539 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 102 were Agricultural labourer.