Bhojpur District Population, Bihar - Census India 2011

Bhojpur is one of district of Bihar in India. There are 14 Taluks, 1,217 villages and 6 towns in Bhojpur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Bhojpur district has 4,16,090 households, population of 27,28,407 of which 14,30,380 are males and 12,98,027 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 4,59,187 which is 16.83% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Bhojpur district is around 907 compared to 918 which is average of Bihar state. The literacy rate of Bhojpur district is 58.61% out of which 68.06% males are literate and 48.2% females are literate. The total area of Bhojpur is 2,395 sq.km with population density of 1,139 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 85.71% of population lives in Urban area and 14.29% lives in Rural area. There are 15.59% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.51% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Bhojpur district.

Bhojpur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total27,28,407100%
Hindu25,18,21692.3%
Muslim1,97,8197.25%
Religion not stated7,4960.27%
Christian2,1650.08%
Jain1,4720.05%
Buddhist6470.02%
Sikh5440.02%
Other religions and persuasions480%

Bhojpur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)83.772,311.23
Number of households59,4313,56,659
Total Population3,89,86123,38,546
Population (%)52.87%47.65%
Male Population2,06,10612,24,274
Female Population1,83,75511,14,272
Sex Ratio892910
Literacy (%)66.71%57.26%

List of Taluks in Bhojpur

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Bhojpur district, Bihar
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Arrah4,62,618191.202420886
Jagdishpur2,63,959257.761024909
Piro2,54,911218.201168922
Barhara2,40,636229.371049878
Shahpur2,12,253188.891124897
Koilwar2,02,175171.251181897
Tarari1,82,631194.61938926
Behea1,78,429143.971239918
Udwant Nagar1,57,809168.55936910
Agiaon1,48,373157.43942920
Sahar1,10,276119927966
Sandesh1,09,712133.46822912
Garhani1,03,262118.21874919
Charpokhari1,01,363103.06984927

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Bhojpur Population Facts

Number of Households4,16,090
Population27,28,407
Male Population14,30,380 (52.43%)
Female Population12,98,027 (47.57%)
Children Population4,59,187
Area2,395 km2
Population density/km21,139
Sex-ratio907
Literacy58.61%
Male Literacy68.06%
Female Literacy48.2%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.51%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %15.59%

Map of Bhojpur, Bihar