Bhendwad is a village situated in Raybag taluka of Belgaum district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 712 families residing in the village Bhendwad. The total population of Bhendwad is 3,889 out of which 2,014 are males and 1,875 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhendwad is 931.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhendwad village is 578 which is 15% of the total population. There are 294 male children and 284 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhendwad is 966 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (931) of Bhendwad village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhendwad is 68.3%. Thus Bhendwad village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.9% of Belgaum district. The male literacy rate is 78.26% and the female literacy rate is 57.57% in Bhendwad village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bhendwad 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 Bhendwad village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Bhendwad village.
In Bhendwad village out of total population, 1,561 were engaged in work activities. 88.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,561 workers engaged in Main Work, 633 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 163 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bhendwad village in Raybag.