Bhandara District Population, Maharashtra - Census India 2011

Bhandara is one of district of Maharashtra in India. There are 7 Talukas, 864 villages and 12 towns in Bhandara district.

As per the Census India 2011, Bhandara district has 2,78,076 households, population of 12,00,334 of which 6,05,520 are males and 5,94,814 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,26,025 which is 10.5% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Bhandara district is around 982 compared to 929 which is average of Maharashtra state. The literacy rate of Bhandara district is 74.97% out of which 80.71% males are literate and 69.12% females are literate. The total area of Bhandara is 4,087 sq.km with population density of 294 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 80.52% of population lives in Urban area and 19.48% lives in Rural area. There are 16.69% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 7.41% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Bhandara district.

Bhandara Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total12,00,334100%
Hindu10,09,35284.09%
Buddhist1,54,45812.87%
Muslim26,5022.21%
Other religions and persuasions3,5550.3%
Religion not stated2,4740.21%
Christian2,1450.18%
Jain1,0170.08%
Sikh8310.07%

Bhandara Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)72.344,014.66
Number of households53,1432,24,933
Total Population2,33,8319,66,503
Population (%)50.48%49.56%
Male Population1,18,0364,87,484
Female Population1,15,7954,79,019
Sex Ratio981983
Literacy (%)81.91%73.29%

List of Talukas in Bhandara

Check out complete list of all Talukas of Bhandara district, Maharashtra
TalukaPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Bhandara2,80,030649.16431974
Tumsar2,26,108837.57270992
Pauni1,54,588662.15233986
Mohadi1,50,611488.61308978
Sakoli1,36,879633.73216974
Lakhani1,28,545391.03329984
Lakhandur1,23,573424.75291992

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Bhandara Population Facts

Number of Households2,78,076
Population12,00,334
Male Population6,05,520 (50.45%)
Female Population5,94,814 (49.55%)
Children Population1,26,025
Area4,087 km2
Population density/km2294
Sex-ratio982
Literacy74.97%
Male Literacy80.71%
Female Literacy69.12%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %7.41%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %16.69%

Map of Bhandara, Maharashtra