Bhavani taluk

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Bhavani taluk is a taluk of Erode district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The headquarters of the taluk is the town of Bhavani. In 2012, Bhavani taluk has been reorganised to form the new Anthiyur taluk.[1] It comes under Gobichettipalayam Revenue Division.


According to the 2011 census, the taluk of Bhavani had a population of 461086 with 234352 males and 226734 females. There were 967 women for every 1000 men. The taluk had a literacy rate of 61.86. Child population in the age group below 6 was 19410 Males and 18204 Females.[2] After bifurcation of Anthiyur taluk, the present Bhavani taluk may have a population of 222,941 approximately.


  1. ^ "Anthiyur becomes separate taluk in Erode district". The Hindu. Retrieved 7 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Provisional Population Totals - Tamil Nadu-Census 2011" (PDF). Census Tamil Nadu. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 June 2013. Retrieved 4 July 2013. 

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