Agra District, with population of about 44.2 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 11th most populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Agra district is 4041 km2 and it is the 23rd biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 1093 persons per km2. There are 6 sub districts in the district, among them Agra is the most populous sub district with population of about 21.9 lakh and Etmadpur is the least populous sub district with population of about 3.7 lakh.

There is only one city in the district that comes under the district administration which is Agra Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The district is home to about 44.2 lakh people, among them about 23.6 lakh (54%) are male and about 20.5 lakh (46%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Agra district is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 7.1 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 54% (about 23.9 lakh) live in Agra District rural part and 46% (about 20.2 lakh) population live in the Agra District urban part. Rural population density of Agra district is 631 and urban population density is 8163 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Agra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,418,797 3,420,217 991,325 7,255 673,955
Male 2,364,953 1,829,485 531,641 3,827 362,234
Female 2,053,844 1,590,732 459,684 3,428 311,721

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Agra

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Agra 2186655 Semra 19143 Agra 1585704
Kiraoli 506777 Barhan 17365 Agra 53053
Kheragarh 466809 Poiya 14732 Shamsabad 33144
Fatehabad 460592 Raibha 14317 Fatehpur Sikri 32905
Bah 430523 Vijoli 13550 Dhanauli 28990
Etmadpur 367441 Kagarol 13366 Kiraoali 23788
Vipraoli 13027 Fatehabad 23278
Ayela 12987 Achhnera 22781
Khanda 12908 Etmadpur 21897
Jarar 12333 Kheragarh 21470

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 865 in Muslims are 897 and in Not Stateds are 855.

Religion wise population 2011 - Agra

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,418,797 3,922,718 411,313 10,076 12,057 4,049 21,508 384 36,692
Male 2,364,953 2,103,097 216,851 5,154 6,428 2,180 11,259 200 19,784
Female 2,053,844 1,819,621 194,462 4,922 5,629 1,869 10,249 184 16,908

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 22.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 36.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 23.8% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 20.6%. General caste population has increased by 20.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 737.8% and child population has increased by 2% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Agra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.1% 20.8% 25.7% 737.8% 2%
Male 20.6% 19.3% 24.4% 743% 2.3%
Female 23.8% 22.6% 27.3% 732% 1.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 868 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 869, in schedule caste is 865 and in schedule tribe is 896. There are 861 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Agra

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 23 20 -11 -5
2011 868 869 865 896 861
2001 846 846 845 907 866

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Agra

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kiraoli 873 Nawali 1323 Dayalbagh 1021
Agra 872 Kanaharpura 1192 Swamibagh 951
Bah 871 Richhapura 1081 Nainana Jat 926
Etmadpur 866 Ran Pura 1048 Dehtora 901
Fatehabad 862 Khicharpura 1042 Shamsabad 901
Kheragarh 852 Basari Sikandar 1030 Pinahat 894
Purakanera 1026 Bah 893
Nagirpura 1014 Fatehpur Sikri 892
Chitrahar 1011 Runkata 892
Sijwaripura 1010 Etmadpur 889

Literacy

Total about 26.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 16.1 lakh are male and about 10.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Agra is 72%. 81% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Agra

Total Male Female
Change 9.0% 6.0% 12.9%
2011 71.6% 80.6% 61.2%
2001 62.6% 74.6% 48.3%

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Agra

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Etmadpur 74 Syial Pahari 100 Dayalbagh 92
Agra 73 Sekhpur Nagla 99 Swamibagh 90
Kiraoli 71 Bandrauli 98 Dehtora 82
Bah 71 Hasan Jahanpur 98 Agra 81
Kheragarh 70 Jaganpur 94 Jagner 78
Fatehabad 64 Kharik 93 Bah 78
Panota 93 Patholi 77
Mahabatpur 92 Kheragarh 77
Korath 91 Etmadpur 75
Pali Sadar 91 Kalwari 73

Workers profile

Agra has 31% (about 13.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 13% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Agra

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.5% 23.8% 7.7% 68.5%
Male 47.3% 38.6% 8.8% 52.7%
Female 13.2% 6.7% 6.4% 86.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Agra

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Gugawand 32.3 Agra 120.6
Barenda 27.4 Runkata 16.3
Rajaura 25.2 Agra 11.6
Vipraoli 25.2 Fatehpur Sikri 8
Arnota 22.3 Achhnera 8
Sarenda 21.2 Dhanauli 7.1
Barhan 20 Rohta 6.6
Ayela 19.5 Dayalbagh 6.6
Richhoha 19.4 Patholi 6.1
Parana 19.1 Artauni 6