Bainguinim (Goa)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total323 ha (798 acres)
 • Total1,501
 • Density460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00007300

Bainguinim is a small village of 323 hectares in Tiswadi Tehsil in North Goa district, known and rated to have the best quality of life in India (based on the commission’s “12 Indicators”)[2] in the state of Goa, India.[3] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Bainguinim depends on PANAJI, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[4] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bainguinim is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tap. Bainguinim's pin code is 403402[5], and village code is 00007300. The area of Bainguinim is segregated as 223.17 hectares unirrigated, the 1.64 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 98.25 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bainguinim has Three public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Bainguinim has Two banks and Two credit societies for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with One recreational center.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


Bainguinim is a census village in the district of North Goa, Goa. The village has a total population of 1501 and has total administration over 388 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bainguinim has 162 children, 90 boys and 72 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 1 (0.07%) males constitute 1 (0.07%) of the population and females 0 (0.0%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 10 (0.67%) males constitute 2 (0.13%) of the population and females 8 (0.53%).

Medical facility

  • Bainguinim has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1212 people are literate in Bainguinim out of which 615 are males and 597 are females.

Bainguinim has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 2 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 685 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 462 male, 223 female with 622 (90.8%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 432 males and 190 females. 12 males and 11 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 2 male and 1 female agricultural labor. 63 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of PANAJI and North Goa to sell ice and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 403402 and Post Offices under 403402 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  2. Reports of the finance commissions of India: First Finance Commission to the Twelfth Finance Commission: the complete report. India. Finance Commission. Academic Foundation. 2005. p. 268. ISBN 978-81-7188-474-2.CS1 maint: others (link)
  3. "Pin Code 403402 and Post Offices under 403402 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  4. "403402 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  5. "Pincode 403402". Retrieved 2021-03-01.

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