Bithoor Nagar Panchayat, with population of about 11 thousand is Kanpur sub district's only nagar panchayat located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bithoor nagar panchayat is 9 km2. Population density of the city is 1299 persons per km2. There are 10 wards in the city, among them Bithoor Ward No 08 is the most populous ward with population of 1444 and Bithoor Ward No 01 is the least populous ward with population of 924.

Nearest railway station is Bramhavart which is 15 km far from here. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 21 km. District head quarter of the city is Kanpur Nagar which is 30 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 125 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 868 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 6088 (54%) are male and 5212 (46%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bithoor nagar panchayat is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1999 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bithoor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,300 9,711 1,562 27 1,337
Male 6,088 5,247 841 0 719
Female 5,212 4,464 721 27 618

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 851 in Muslims are 906.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bithoor

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,300 10,118 1,151 11 15 0 1 0 4
Male 6,088 5,466 604 4 10 0 0 0 4
Female 5,212 4,652 547 7 5 0 1 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 17.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9652. Female population growth rate of the city is 22.1% which is 9% higher than male population growth rate of 13.1%. General caste population has increased by 15.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.2% and child population has decreased by -7.6% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bithoor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.1% 15.1% 28.2% 0% -7.6%
Male 13.1% 11.8% 21.4% 0% -8.8%
Female 22.1% 19.3% 37.3% 0% -6.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 856 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 851, in schedule caste is 857. There are 860 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bithoor

Total General SC ST Child
Change 64 53 99 0 24
2011 856 851 857 0 860
2001 792 798 758 0 836

Literacy

Total 8031 people in the city are literate, among them 4618 are male and 3413 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bithoor is 81%. 86% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bithoor

Total Male Female
Change 8.5% 5.7% 12.7%
2011 80.6% 86% 74.3%
2001 72.1% 80.3% 61.6%

Workers profile

Bithoor has 31% (3524) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 10% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bithoor

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.2% 25.6% 5.6% 68.8%
Male 48.9% 42.6% 6.3% 51.1%
Female 10.4% 5.8% 4.7% 89.6%