Gogapur Census Town, with population of 7608 is Mahidpur sub district's only census town located in Mahidpur sub district of Ujjain district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gogapur census town is 8 km2. Population density of the census town is 964 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Gogapur Ward No 01 and the population of Gogapur Ward No 01 is 7608.

Nearest railway station is Gogapur which is within the census town. Mahidpur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 20 km. District head quarter of the census town is Ujjain which is 75 km away. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the census town and is 275 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 650 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 10°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 7608 people, among them 3769 (50%) are male and 3839 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gogapur census town is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1566 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gogapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,608 6,002 1,544 62 1,023
Male 3,769 2,979 765 25 515
Female 3,839 3,023 779 37 508

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 78% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 17% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1026 in Muslims are 1020 and in Jains are 850

Religion wise population 2011 - Gogapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,608 5,967 1,315 36 30 0 259 0 1
Male 3,769 2,945 651 17 15 0 140 0 1
Female 3,839 3,022 664 19 15 0 119 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 20% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6341. Female population growth rate of the census town is 23.6% which is 7.1% higher than male population growth rate of 16.5%. General caste population has increased by 17.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -8.8% and child population has increased by 0.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gogapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20% 17.9% 30.5% -8.8% 0.7%
Male 16.5% 14.6% 27.9% -35.9% 0.8%
Female 23.6% 21.4% 33.2% 27.6% 0.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1019 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1015, in schedule caste is 1018 and in schedule tribe is 1480. There are 986 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 increased by 59 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gogapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 59 57 40 736 -2
2011 1019 1015 1018 1480 986
2001 960 958 978 744 988

Literacy

Total 5158 people in the census town are literate, among them 2870 are male and 2288 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gogapur is 78%. 88% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gogapur

Total Male Female
Change 1.0% -1.3% 4.2%
2011 78.3% 88.2% 68.7%
2001 77.3% 89.5% 64.5%

Workers profile

Gogapur has 38% (2865) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 21% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gogapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.7% 33.3% 4.3% 62.3%
Male 54.8% 52% 2.8% 45.2%
Female 20.8% 15% 5.9% 79.2%