Jyotiba Phule Nagar District, with population of about 18.4 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 20th least populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jyotiba Phule Nagar district is 2249 km2 and it is the 15th smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 818 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Amroha is the most populous sub district with population of about 7.8 lakh and Dhanaura is the least populous sub district with population of about 4.7 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 18.4 lakh people, among them about 9.6 lakh (52%) are male and about 8.8 lakh (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jyotiba Phule Nagar district is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 3.1 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 75% (about 13.8 lakh) live in Jyotiba Phule Nagar District rural part and 25% (about 4.6 lakh) population live in the Jyotiba Phule Nagar District urban part. Rural population density of Jyotiba Phule Nagar district is 631 and urban population density is 7711 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,840,221 1,522,056 318,001 164 300,231
Male 963,449 796,698 166,662 89 157,737
Female 876,772 725,358 151,339 75 142,494

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Amroha 776206 Amroha (Khas) 12662 Amroha 198471
Hasanpur 595917 Said Nagli 12160 Hasanpur 61243
Dhanaura 468098 Dhakka 11716 Gajraula 55048
Chuchaila Kalan 11061 Naugawan Sadat 32954
Painti Kalan 10941 Bachhraon 31101
Adampur 10695 Dhanaura 30007
Aajampuri&Ii 10518 Ujhari 24488
Patei Khalsa 9689 Joya 18377
Sihali Jageer 9115 Beelna 7024
Didauli 9059

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 58% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 41% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 900 in Muslims are 924.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,840,221 1,075,440 750,368 5,952 5,295 189 517 21 2,439
Male 963,449 565,889 389,962 3,119 2,844 109 269 11 1,246
Female 876,772 509,551 360,406 2,833 2,451 80 248 10 1,193

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 22.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 24.6% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 21.2%. General caste population has increased by 22.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 583.3% and child population has decreased by -0.7% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.8% 22.7% 22.8% 583.3% -0.7%
Male 21.2% 21.1% 21.1% 535.7% -0.3%
Female 24.6% 24.5% 24.8% 650% -1.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 910, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 843. There are 903 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has increased by 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 24 26 129 -8
2011 910 910 908 843 903
2001 885 886 882 714 911

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Amroha 917 Nizampur Garbi 1727 Beelna 964
Hasanpur 907 Daulatpur Bhur Shumali 1667 Ujhari 944
Dhanaura 903 Chandra Ahatmali 1500 Naugawan Sadat 940
Patteepara Mafi 1304 Amroha 925
Kirpa Nathpur 1158 Bachhraon 918
Chak Aarfi 1132 Joya 917
Chak Rustampur Badohiya 1132 Hasanpur 906
Waraspur Kalan 1121 Gajraula 905
Halimpur 1118 Dhanaura 896
Jalalabad 1100

Literacy

Total about 9.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 6 lakh are male and about 3.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jyotiba Phule Nagar is 64%. 75% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 14.3% 11.9% 17.5%
2011 63.8% 74.5% 52.1%
2001 49.5% 62.6% 34.6%

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Dhanaura 68 Doolapur Sant Prasad 100 Dhanaura 76
Amroha 66 Telipura Mafi 100 Gajraula 74
Hasanpur 58 Daudpur Buzurg 99 Naugawan Sadat 70
Ahamadpur Gawari 97 Beelna 67
Chak Aarfi 91 Joya 66
Jalalabad 90 Hasanpur 63
Manpur Mafi 90 Amroha 62
Sarkarhi Mundi 89 Bachhraon 59
Nizampur Garbi 89 Ujhari 58
Sanipura Bhur 89

Workers profile

Jyotiba Phule Nagar has 33% (about 6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 16% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.6% 24.6% 7.9% 67.4%
Male 47.6% 40.1% 7.5% 52.4%
Female 16% 7.6% 8.3% 84%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Jyotiba Phule Nagar

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Aajampuri&Ii 19.7 Gajraula 14.2
Amroha (Khas) 18.2 Bachhraon 9.5
Rusulpur Bhawer Mustqam 14.4 Amroha 9
Rusulpur Bhawer Ahatmali 13.8 Hasanpur 5.7
Adampur 12.2 Naugawan Sadat 5.6
Ikona 9.9 Dhanaura 4.7
Raibanadalleepur 9.9 Ujhari 4.5
Sehbazpur Thola 9.3 Joya 3.6
Chakan Bala Ahat. 8.9 Beelna 2.8
Sateda Ahatmali 8.9