Mughalsarai Railway Settlement Industrial Township, with population of about 20 thousand is Chandauli sub district's only industrial township located in Chandauli sub district of Chandauli district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mughalsarai Railway Settlement industrial township is 15 km2. Population density of the city is 1363 persons per km2. There are 18 wards in the city, among them Mughalsarai Railway Settlement Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of 2161 and Mughalsarai Railway Settlement Ward No 06 is the least populous ward with population of 161.

Nearest railway station is Mugalsarai which is within the city. Chandauli is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 16 km. District head quarter of the city is Chandauli which is 16 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 315 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1041 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6.32°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 20 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (54%) are male and 9351 (46%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mughalsarai Railway Settlement industrial township is 7%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 4111 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mughalsarai Railway Settlement

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,441 16,496 3,347 598 1,498
Male 11,090 8,940 1,830 320 860
Female 9,351 7,556 1,517 278 638

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 839 in Muslims are 857 and in Christians are 974.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mughalsarai Railway Settlement

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 20,441 17,900 2,061 381 55 17 1 9 17
Male 11,090 9,731 1,110 193 27 10 1 7 11
Female 9,351 8,169 951 188 28 7 0 2 6

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -26.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is -27.2% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of -26.4%. General caste population has decreased by -29.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -25.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1516.2% and child population has decreased by -54% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mughalsarai Railway Settlement

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -26.8% -29.5% -25.4% 1516.2% -54%
Male -26.4% -29.5% -23.4% 1900% -50.7%
Female -27.2% -29.6% -27.6% 1223.8% -57.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 843 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 845, in schedule caste is 829 and in schedule tribe is 869. There are 742 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 123 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mughalsarai Railway Settlement

Total General SC ST Child
Change -9 -1 -49 -444 -123
2011 843 845 829 869 742
2001 852 846 878 1313 865

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 9959 are male and 7618 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mughalsarai Railway Settlement is 93%. 97% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mughalsarai Railway Settlement

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 2.8% 7.8%
2011 92.8% 97.4% 87.4%
2001 87.7% 94.6% 79.6%

Workers profile

Mughalsarai Railway Settlement has 25% (5030) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 39% male and 7% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mughalsarai Railway Settlement

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 24.6% 21.2% 3.4% 75.4%
Male 39.1% 35.6% 3.5% 60.9%
Female 7.4% 4.1% 3.3% 92.6%