Bareilly District, with population of about 44.5 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 9th most populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bareilly district is 4120 km2 and it is the 21st biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 1080 persons per km2. There are 6 sub districts in the district, among them Bareilly is the most populous sub district with population of about 16.3 lakh and Faridpur is the least populous sub district with population of about 4.7 lakh.

There are 2 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Bareilly Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; and Bareilly Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The district is home to about 44.5 lakh people, among them about 23.6 lakh (53%) are male and about 20.9 lakh (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bareilly district is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 7.6 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 65% (about 28.8 lakh) live in Bareilly District rural part and 35% (about 15.7 lakh) population live in the Bareilly District urban part. Rural population density of Bareilly district is 750 and urban population density is 5640 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bareilly

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,448,359 3,887,982 557,150 3,227 701,416
Male 2,357,665 2,060,037 295,964 1,664 368,591
Female 2,090,694 1,827,945 261,186 1,563 332,825

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Bareilly

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Bareilly 1628338 Manauna 10925 Bareilly 904797
Aonla 704971 Haidarganj Urf Aliganj 10599 Bareilly 903668
Baheri 674598 Gurganwamustkil 10356 Faridpur 78249
Meerganj 491330 Urla Jagir 9738 Baheri 68413
Nawabganj 476756 Dunka 9662 Aonla 55629
Faridpur 472366 Kholadia 9251 Nawabganj 39241
Shivpuri 9186 Bareilly 30003
Harhar Matkali 9069 Fatehganj Pashchimi 26607
Richhola Kifayatullah 9032 Shishgarh 25815
Gainee 8562 Dhaura Tanda 23727

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 64% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 35% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 872 in Muslims are 915.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bareilly

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,448,359 2,830,768 1,536,534 14,822 28,187 4,371 931 339 32,407
Male 2,357,665 1,512,355 802,522 7,706 14,970 2,345 468 176 17,123
Female 2,090,694 1,318,413 734,012 7,116 13,217 2,026 463 163 15,284

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 22.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 36.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 24.1% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 21.9%. General caste population has increased by 23%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 760.5% and child population has decreased by -2.5% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bareilly

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.9% 23% 21.7% 760.5% -2.5%
Male 21.9% 22.1% 20.3% 711.7% -2.3%
Female 24.1% 24.1% 23.4% 819.4% -2.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 887, in schedule caste is 882 and in schedule tribe is 939. 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bareilly

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 15 22 110 -3
2011 887 887 882 939 903
2001 871 872 860 829 906

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Baheri 902 Lachmepur 3118 Padarathpur 945
Nawabganj 895 Bagia 2938 Shergarh 944
Bareilly 890 Matiya Nagla 2306 Sainthal 937
Meerganj 889 Bhartapur 2000 Thiriya Nizamat Khan 936
Aonla 871 Repona Patti 1667 Nawabganj 932
Faridpur 867 Mandanpur Janubi 1530 Hafiz Ganj 929
Mukatpur 1375 Dhaura Tanda 920
Mukund Nagla 1333 Mirganj 918
Pandari Jagir 1276 Kakgaina 917
Khajuhai Ethmali 1261 Shishgarh 917

Literacy

Total about 21.9 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 13.4 lakh are male and about 8.5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bareilly is 58%. 68% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bareilly

Total Male Female
Change 10.7% 8.8% 13.1%
2011 58.5% 67.5% 48.3%
2001 47.8% 58.7% 35.2%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bareilly 64 Fatehpur Thakuran 100 Iffco Census Village 90
Nawabganj 61 Bhartapur 100 Bareilly 88
Baheri 56 Harharpur Sumakhia 100 Kakgaina 75
Faridpur 56 Garau 100 Kandharpur 75
Aonla 53 Fazilpur 99 Bareilly 68
Meerganj 51 Bakuchia Kishanpur 98 Bareilly 68
Sigan Khera 94 Pipalsana Chaudhari 67
Kishnapur 93 Mohenpur 66
Rampura Inayetpur Mustqil 92 Richha 63
Rampura Inayetpur Ethmali 91 Nawabganj 62

Workers profile

Bareilly has 32% (about 14 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 12% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bareilly

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.5% 23.5% 8% 68.5%
Male 48.9% 38.6% 10.3% 51.1%
Female 11.9% 6.4% 5.5% 88.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bareilly

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Raipur 41.6 Bareilly 106.4
Ataria 18.2 Bareilly 106.4
Mahmoodapur 17.2 Sainthal 26
Gurganwamustkil 14 Bareilly 17.1
Ram Nagar 12.3 Aonla 15
Katroibuzurg 10.1 Rithora 10
Senthal Patti 10.1 Faridpur 9.4
Raghunathpur 9.8 Fatehganj Pashchimi 7
Badhaipura Illaua Bahir 9.5 Iffco Census Village 7
Bahadurganj 9.1 Shishgarh 6