Firozabad District, with population of about 25 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 34th least populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Firozabad district is 2407 km2 and it is the 20th smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 1038 persons per km2. There are 4 sub districts in the district, among them Firozabad is the most populous sub district with population of about 9.6 lakh and Tundla is the least populous sub district with population of about 3.6 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 25 lakh people, among them about 13.3 lakh (53%) are male and about 11.7 lakh (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Firozabad district is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 4.1 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 67% (about 16.6 lakh) live in Firozabad District rural part and 33% (about 8.3 lakh) population live in the Firozabad District urban part. Rural population density of Firozabad district is 710 and urban population density is 13223 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Firozabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,498,156 2,021,701 473,890 2,565 382,319
Male 1,332,046 1,077,412 253,288 1,346 203,259
Female 1,166,110 944,289 220,602 1,219 179,060

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Firozabad

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Firozabad 956082 Eka 24368 Firozabad 604214
Shikohabad 674650 Parham 19642 Shikohabad 107404
Jasrana 505935 Urawar Hastarf 15834 Tundla 50423
Tundla 361489 Ramgarh Urf Ummergarh 14944 Sirsaganj 32098
Dhir Pur 14478 Sirsaganj 31377
Chandwar 12004 Jasrana 10648
Alinagar Kenjra 11098 Tundla Railway Colony 7404
Pachokara 10831 Tundla Kham 7079
Sirsa Khas 10763 Makhanpur 7012
Nepai 10455 Fariha 6887

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 868 in Muslims are 919.

Religion wise population 2011 - Firozabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 2,498,156 2,140,745 314,812 3,370 1,804 3,395 19,077 61 14,892
Male 1,332,046 1,145,777 164,081 1,824 963 1,772 10,121 35 7,473
Female 1,166,110 994,968 150,731 1,546 841 1,623 8,956 26 7,419

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 21.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 23.5% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 20.1%. General caste population has increased by 21.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1229% and child population has decreased by -4.5% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Firozabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.7% 21.4% 22.4% 1229% -4.5%
Male 20.1% 19.9% 20.8% 1194.2% -4.2%
Female 23.5% 23.1% 24.4% 1269.7% -4.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 875 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 871 and in schedule tribe is 906. There are 881 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Firozabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 23 25 50 -6
2011 875 876 871 906 881
2001 852 853 846 856 887

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Firozabad 878 Badaura 2422 Sirsaganj 917
Jasrana 878 Huseenpur Garia 1523 Sirsaganj 917
Shikohabad 874 Dudharai 1420 Jasrana 916
Tundla 867 Nayakpur 1225 Tundla Kham 910
Nagla Sandula 1093 Tundla 902
Hamirpura 1078 Firozabad 892
Jakhara 1054 Shikohabad 891
Maigadokhar 1030 Fariha 881
Puphapgarah 1028 Tundla Railway Colony 870
Akhaitpur 1024 Makhanpur 835

Literacy

Total about 15.2 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 9.1 lakh are male and about 6.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Firozabad is 72%. 81% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Firozabad

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 4.9% 10.8%
2011 71.9% 80.8% 61.7%
2001 64.5% 75.9% 50.9%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Shikohabad 75 Hajipur Baijua 100 Tundla Railway Colony 88
Tundla 75 Khalilganj 98 Tundla 86
Jasrana 72 Khamkaranpur 95 Jasrana 82
Firozabad 68 Daulatpur Baijua 95 Sirsaganj 81
Semra Atikabad 93 Sirsaganj 81
Mohammadpur Husenpur Baijua 92 Tundla Kham 81
Husainpur 91 Shikohabad 80
Reepura 91 Fariha 76
Bhikanpur Annadipur 89 Makhanpur 71
Khutiyana Salempur 89 Firozabad 66

Workers profile

Firozabad has 30% (about 7.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 12% female population are working population. 37% 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 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Firozabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.5% 23% 7.5% 69.5%
Male 46.7% 37.3% 9.4% 53.3%
Female 12% 6.6% 5.4% 88%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Firozabad

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Eka 33.7 Firozabad 21.4
Urawar Hastarf 27.7 Shikohabad 8.5
Ramgarh Urf Ummergarh 26.3 Tundla 8.3
Dhir Pur 24.6 Tundla Railway Colony 6.5
Parham 21.9 Fariha 6.4
Pariyar 20.3 Jasrana 6
Kusiyari 18.7 Sirsaganj 2.1
Chandwar 17.3 Sirsaganj 2.1
Guarinagla Singhi 17 Tundla Kham 1.6
Narkhi Talukra 16.8 Makhanpur 1