Mainpuri District, with population of about 18.7 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 22nd least populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mainpuri district is 2760 km2 and it is the 27th smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 677 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Bhogaon is the most populous sub district with population of about 8.1 lakh and Karhal is the least populous sub district with population of about 3.3 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 18.7 lakh people, among them about 9.9 lakh (53%) are male and about 8.8 lakh (47%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mainpuri district is 15%, 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 85% (about 15.8 lakh) live in Mainpuri District rural part and 15% (about 2.9 lakh) population live in the Mainpuri District urban part. Rural population density of Mainpuri district is 592 and urban population density is 3240 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mainpuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,868,529 1,499,845 368,206 478 284,349
Male 993,377 796,612 196,507 258 150,943
Female 875,152 703,233 171,699 220 133,406

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Mainpuri

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Bhogaon 812324 Nouner 15516 Mainpuri 136557
Mainpuri 724487 Kharoary 15060 Mainpuri 120400
Karhal 331718 Saman 14522 Bhogaon 30874
Chhachha 11223 Karhal 27701
Barnahal 10203 Kuraoali 24969
Auden Padariya 9685 Bewar 23729
Sahara 9579 Ghiraur 15911
Allikhera 9467 Kusmara 11938
Patara 9430 Kishni 11098
Kosma Hinood 9148 Jyoti Khuriya 5665

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 0% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 878 in Muslims are 935 and in Buddhists are 885

Religion wise population 2011 - Mainpuri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,868,529 1,746,649 100,723 1,729 475 8,814 4,161 38 5,940
Male 993,377 930,154 52,061 888 257 4,676 2,190 24 3,127
Female 875,152 816,495 48,662 841 218 4,138 1,971 14 2,813

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 17% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 18.8% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 15.5%. General caste population has increased by 16.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -32.7% and child population has decreased by -6.1% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mainpuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17% 16.5% 19.4% -32.7% -6.1%
Male 15.5% 15% 17.7% -29.9% -5.7%
Female 18.8% 18.2% 21.3% -35.7% -6.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 883, in schedule caste is 874 and in schedule tribe is 853. There are 884 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 24 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 - Mainpuri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 24 26 -76 -8
2011 881 883 874 853 884
2001 857 859 848 929 892

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Mainpuri 888 Isapur Dikhatmai 1462 Jyoti Khuriya 924
Bhogaon 878 Dikhatmai 1371 Ghiraur 918
Karhal 875 Firozpur 1287 Karhal 916
Karanpur 1232 Mainpuri 916
Nagla Bhagauti 1185 Mainpuri 916
Chandanpura 1185 Kuraoali 905
Rasulpur 1180 Bewar 905
Piyapur 1155 Kishni 903
Madhkarpur 1124 Bhogaon 895
Brahmpur Suhaya 1120 Kusmara 881

Literacy

Total about 12 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 7.1 lakh are male and about 4.9 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mainpuri is 76%. 85% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mainpuri

Total Male Female
Change 10.9% 7.8% 14.9%
2011 76% 84.5% 66.3%
2001 65.1% 76.7% 51.4%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Mainpuri 77 Dayarampur 98 Jyoti Khuriya 85
Bhogaon 76 Katholi 95 Mainpuri 84
Karhal 74 Ghitoli 95 Mainpuri 84
Lalpur Meerapur 95 Bewar 82
Devpura Dehat 95 Kishni 81
Umarpur 94 Kusmara 80
Firozpur 94 Ghiraur 74
Nagla Baal 93 Kuraoali 73
Meerapur Gujarati 93 Karhal 72
Nagla Murar 93 Bhogaon 70

Workers profile

Mainpuri has 30% (about 5.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 11% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mainpuri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30% 22.7% 7.3% 70%
Male 46.9% 38.6% 8.3% 53.1%
Female 10.8% 4.7% 6.1% 89.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Mainpuri

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Nouner 40.9 Kishni 19
Patara 20.5 Ghiraur 13
Sauj 19.9 Kuraoali 12.6
Sahan 17.4 Karhal 9.6
Kurra Jarawan 16.9 Bewar 9
Manauna 16.6 Mainpuri 7
Akbarpur Aunchha 16.6 Mainpuri 7
Karimganj 16.5 Bhogaon 4.3
Achalpur 16.1 Kusmara 4
Hatpau 15.6 Jyoti Khuriya 4