Budaun District, with population of about 36.8 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 17th most populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Budaun district is 5168 km2 and it is the 7th biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 712 persons per km2. There are 6 sub districts in the district, among them Budaun is the most populous sub district with population of about 10 lakh and Sahaswan is the least populous sub district with population of about 3.9 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 36.8 lakh people, among them about 19.7 lakh (53%) are male and about 17.1 lakh (47%) 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 Budaun district is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 6.2 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 30.4 lakh) live in Budaun District rural part and 18% (about 6.4 lakh) population live in the Budaun District urban part. Rural population density of Budaun district is 609 and urban population density is 3525 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Budaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,681,896 3,059,312 622,526 58 664,909
Male 1,967,759 1,634,809 332,920 30 350,112
Female 1,714,137 1,424,503 289,606 28 314,797

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Budaun

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Budaun 1002911 Kheda Jalalpur Pukhta 16179 Budaun 159285
Dataganj 687921 Shekhupur 16007 Sahaswan 66204
Bisauli 642762 Rijola 15817 Ujhani 62039
Gunnaur 554275 Myaun 13816 Kakrala 37986
Bilsi 404198 Laxmipur 11366 Bisauli 32780
Sahaswan 389829 Badaun (Bahar Chungi) 11324 Islamnagar 31022
Kakora 11271 Bilsi 26604
Bhiravati 10866 Dataganj 26244
Ramzanpur 10548 Allapur 23985
Dahgawan 10328 Gunnaur 23665

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 78% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 21% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 859 in Muslims are 918.

Religion wise population 2011 - Budaun

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,681,896 2,867,707 790,515 6,320 1,135 1,959 678 87 13,495
Male 1,967,759 1,542,427 412,064 3,255 639 1,067 354 47 7,906
Female 1,714,137 1,325,280 378,451 3,065 496 892 324 40 5,589

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 20% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 30.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 22.2% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of 18.1%. General caste population has increased by 20.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -45.3% and child population has increased by 2.8% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Budaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20% 20.2% 18.6% -45.3% 2.8%
Male 18.1% 18.3% 16.9% -43.4% 2.3%
Female 22.2% 22.5% 20.7% -47.2% 3.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 871 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 871, in schedule caste is 870 and in schedule tribe is 933. There are 899 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Budaun

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 30 27 -67 9
2011 871 871 870 933 899
2001 842 841 843 1000 890

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Bisauli 882 Manwa 1707 Saidpur 934
Bilsi 878 Kurdarni 1363 Islamnagar 933
Budaun 876 Uraulia 1176 Bisauli 929
Sahaswan 874 Karanpur 1167 Sahaswan 921
Gunnaur 864 Naglia Devi 1166 Babrala 920
Dataganj 853 Kurbanpur 1127 Dataganj 918
Gangola 1121 Rudayan 917
Navabganj Bela 1082 Budaun 915
Gajafarpur 1082 Gunnaur 914
Surajpur 1067 Bilsi 913

Literacy

Total about 15.5 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 9.9 lakh are male and about 5.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Budaun is 51%. 61% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Budaun

Total Male Female
Change 13.1% 12.0% 15.0%
2011 51.3% 61% 40.1%
2001 38.2% 49% 25.1%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Budaun 56 Pachtaur Khalsa 100 Babrala 71
Bisauli 54 Gudwari 100 Budaun 71
Dataganj 53 Karanpur 89 Gulariya 67
Bilsi 52 Mansha Nagla 87 Dataganj 65
Gunnaur 47 Kichakpur 84 Kunwargaon 65
Sahaswan 38 Milkiya 82 Gawan 64
Nagla Sharki 82 Bisauli 63
Karengi 81 Bilsi 63
Gadanpur Sakatpur 81 Usawan 60
Dolapur 80 Ujhani 58

Workers profile

Budaun has 30% (about 11.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 10% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Budaun

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.1% 23.8% 6.3% 69.9%
Male 47.8% 40.4% 7.3% 52.2%
Female 9.8% 4.7% 5.1% 90.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Budaun

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Chabutara 44.4 Islamnagar 18.3
Kakora 17.4 Faizganj 15
Khandua 16.2 Rudayan 15
Risauli 15.6 Bilsi 13.6
Gulariya 15.1 Mundiya 10.8
Parauli 13.8 Wazirganj 10.2
Gidhaul 13.2 Kachhla 10
Sikari 12.3 Gunnaur 9
Jalalpur 11.6 Usawan 8
Sunwar Sarai 11.2 Allapur 7.8