Bhandu is a village situated in Visnagar taluka of Mahesana district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,709 families residing in the village Bhandu. The total population of Bhandu is 8,228 out of which 4,317 are males and 3,911 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhandu is 906.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhandu village is 997 which is 12% of the total population. There are 544 male children and 453 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhandu is 833 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (906) of Bhandu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhandu is 85.1%. Thus Bhandu village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.8% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 92.26% and the female literacy rate is 77.36% in Bhandu village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Bhandu village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bhandu 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 Bhandu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Bhandu village.
In Bhandu village out of total population, 3,398 were engaged in work activities. 82.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,398 workers engaged in Main Work, 825 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 755 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bhandu village in Visnagar.