Allahabad Municipal Corporation, with population of about 11.1 lakh is Allahabad sub district's only municipal corporation located in Allahabad sub district of Allahabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Allahabad municipal corporation is 70 km2. Population density of the city is 15882 persons per km2. There are 97 wards in the city, among them Allahabad Ward No 76 is the most populous ward with population of about 25 thousand and Iti Factory And Res. Colony (og) Ward No 88 (rural Mdds Code:161845) is the least populous ward with population of 221.

Nearest railway station is Allahabad which is 1 km far from here. Allahabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 5 km. District head quarter of the city is Allahabad which is 5 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 201 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1027 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46.8°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.8°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 11.1 lakh people, among them about 6 lakh (54%) are male and about 5.1 lakh (46%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Allahabad municipal corporation is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 2 lakh households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Allahabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,112,544 966,682 144,013 1,849 114,439
Male 600,386 521,939 77,424 1,023 61,214
Female 512,158 444,743 66,589 826 53,225

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 9.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 12.5% which is 5.8% higher than male population growth rate of 6.7%. General caste population has increased by 8.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 273.5% and child population has increased by 6.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Allahabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.3% 8.6% 13% 273.5% 6.7%
Male 6.7% 6% 10.3% 230% 8.5%
Female 12.5% 11.8% 16.3% 346.5% 4.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 853 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 852, in schedule caste is 860 and in schedule tribe is 807. There are 869 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Allahabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 44 44 210 -31
2011 853 852 860 807 869
2001 809 808 816 597 900

Literacy

Total about 8.5 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 4.8 lakh are male and about 3.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Allahabad is 85%. 88% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Allahabad

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 2.3% 6.2%
2011 84.8% 88.4% 80.5%
2001 80.9% 86.1% 74.3%

Workers profile

Allahabad has 33% (about 3.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 16% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Allahabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.3% 24.2% 9.1% 66.7%
Male 47.8% 37.2% 10.6% 52.2%
Female 16.2% 8.9% 7.3% 83.8%