Bhikhiwind is a Block located in Tarn Taran district in Punjab. Situated in urban area of Punjab, it is one among the 9 blocks of Tarn Taran district. As per the administration register, the block code of Bhikhiwind is 118. The block has 59 villages and there are total 25968 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bhikhiwind's population is 142291. Out of this, 75281 are males whereas the females count 67010 here. This block has 18425 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 10237 are boys and 8188 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bhikhiwind block is 56%. 80937 out of total 142291 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 61% as 46443 males out of total 75281 are educated however female literacy rate is 51% as 34494 out of total 67010 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Bhikhiwind block is 43%. Here 61354 out of total 142291 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 28838 males out of total 75281 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 32516 out of total 67010 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Bhikhiwind block is 48538 still 93753 are un-employed. And out of 48538 working individual 13984 persons are fully reliant on farming.