Bantwa Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Junagadh, Gujarat - Census 2011

Bantwa is a Municipality city situated in Manavadar taluka of Junagadh district. The Bantwa city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,081 families residing in the Bantwa city. The total population of Bantwa is 15,291 out of which 7,846 are males and 7,445 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bantwa is 949.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bantwa city is 1559 which is 10% of the total population. There are 793 male children and 766 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bantwa is 966 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (949).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bantwa is 82.5%. Thus Bantwa has higher literacy rate compared to 75.8% of Junagadh district. The male literacy rate is 89.28% and the female literacy rate is 75.36% in Bantwa.

Population
15,291
Literacy
82.5%
Sex Ratio
949

Bantwa Municipality has total administration over 3,081 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Bantwa Municipality

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bantwa Municipality.

Total Male Female
Children 1,559 793 766
Literacy 82.5% 80.3% 67.6%
Scheduled Caste 1,681 860 821
Scheduled Tribe 661 339 322
Illiterate 3,961 1,549 2,412

Caste-wise Population - Bantwa

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.3% of total population in Bantwa.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,681 860 821
Schedule Tribe 661 339 322

Religion-wise Population - Bantwa

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Bantwa is 14,924 which is 97.6% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Bantwa is 277 which is 1.81% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Bantwa as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 14,924 (97.6%) 7,667 7,257
Muslim 277 (1.81%) 130 147
Christian 20 (0.13%) 10 10
Sikh 51 (0.33%) 27 24
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 12 (0.08%) 6 6
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 7 (0.05%) 6 1

Literacy Rate - Bantwa

The total literacy rate of Bantwa was 82.51% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 11,330 literates, males were 6,297 while females were 5,033. Also the male literacy rate was 89.28% and the female literacy rate was 75.36% in Bantwa.

  Bantwa Gujarat
Female 75.36% 69.68%
Male 89.28% 85.75%
Total 82.51% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Bantwa

The Sex Ratio of Bantwa is 949. Thus per every 1000 men there were 949 females in Bantwa. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 966 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 949 ) of Bantwa.


Child Population - Bantwa

According to Census 2011, there were 1,559 children between age 0 to 6 years in Bantwa. Out of which 793 were male while 766 were female.


Working Population - Bantwa

In Bantwa Municipality out of total population, 6,017 were engaged in work activities. 86.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6,017 workers engaged in Main Work, 883 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,187 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 5,190 4,412 778
Cultivators 883 737 146
Agriculture Labourer 1,187 793 394
Household Industries 31 15 16
Other Workers 3,089 2,867 222
Marginal Workers 827 318 509
Non Working 9,274 3,116 6,158

Bantwa Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Bantwa is further divided into 7 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,380 71.7% 982
2 Ward No - 2 2,315 75.6% 967
3 Ward No - 3 2,855 60.6% 942
4 Ward No - 4 2,208 80.4% 970
5 Ward No - 5 1,445 83.8% 889
6 Ward No - 6 2,350 74% 903
7 Ward No - 7 1,738 81.6% 982

Map of Bantwa, Junagadh, Gujarat


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