Banthla Census Town, with population of 5766 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Banthla census town is 3 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1935 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Banthla Ward No 01 and the population of Banthla Ward No 01 is 5766.

Nearest railway station is Loni which is 5 km far from here. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 15 km. District head quarter of the census town is Ghaziabad which is 15 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 502 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 547 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5766 people, among them 3120 (54%) are male and 2646 (46%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Banthla census town is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1002 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Banthla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,766 4,026 1,740 0 848
Male 3,120 2,183 937 0 460
Female 2,646 1,843 803 0 388

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 845 in Muslims are 1048.

Religion wise population 2011 - Banthla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,766 5,672 86 0 7 1 0 0 0
Male 3,120 3,074 42 0 3 1 0 0 0
Female 2,646 2,598 44 0 4 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -39.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9588. Female population growth rate of the census town is -40% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of -39.7%. General caste population has decreased by -43.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -30.5% and child population has decreased by -54.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Banthla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -39.9% -43.2% -30.5% 0% -54.8%
Male -39.7% -43% -30.4% 0% -54.7%
Female -40% -43.4% -30.7% 0% -55%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 848 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 844, in schedule caste is 857. There are 843 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Banthla

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -6 -3 0 -7
2011 848 844 857 0 843
2001 852 850 860 0 850

Literacy

Total 3993 people in the census town are literate, among them 2352 are male and 1641 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Banthla is 81%. 88% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Banthla

Total Male Female
Change 9.3% 5.1% 14.2%
2011 81.2% 88.4% 72.7%
2001 71.9% 83.3% 58.5%

Workers profile

Banthla has 33% (1875) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 12% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Banthla

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.5% 28.9% 3.6% 67.5%
Male 49.7% 45.7% 4% 50.3%
Female 12.2% 9.1% 3.1% 87.8%