Bhalod is a village situated in Jhagadia taluka of Bharuch district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 789 families residing in the village Bhalod. The total population of Bhalod is 3,476 out of which 1,745 are males and 1,731 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhalod is 992.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhalod village is 389 which is 11% of the total population. There are 200 male children and 189 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhalod is 945 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (992) of Bhalod village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhalod is 77.5%. Thus Bhalod village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.1% of Bharuch district. The male literacy rate is 86.47% and the female literacy rate is 68.48% in Bhalod village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Bhalod village is RANJANBEN NATUBHAI MACCHI. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bhalod village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bhalod village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 14% of total population in Bhalod village.
In Bhalod village out of total population, 1,312 were engaged in work activities. 85.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,312 workers engaged in Main Work, 221 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 562 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bhalod village in Jhagadia.