Bhilwadi is a village situated in Palus taluka of Sangli district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,130 families residing in the village Bhilwadi. The total population of Bhilwadi is 9,551 out of which 4,974 are males and 4,577 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhilwadi is 920.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhilwadi village is 912 which is 10% of the total population. There are 479 male children and 433 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhilwadi is 904 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (920) of Bhilwadi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhilwadi is 85.7%. Thus Bhilwadi village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Sangli district. The male literacy rate is 89.86% and the female literacy rate is 81.15% in Bhilwadi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bhilwadi 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 Bhilwadi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Bhilwadi village.
In Bhilwadi village out of total population, 4,202 were engaged in work activities. 84.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,202 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,066 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,116 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bhilwadi village in Palus.