Jalaun District, with population of about 16.9 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 15th least populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jalaun district is 4565 km2 and it is the 11th biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 370 persons per km2. There are 5 sub districts in the district, among them Orai is the most populous sub district with population of about 4 lakh and Jalaun is the least populous sub district with population of about 2.8 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 16.9 lakh people, among them about 9.1 lakh (54%) are male and about 7.8 lakh (46%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jalaun district is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 2.9 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 75% (about 12.7 lakh) live in Jalaun District rural part and 25% (about 4.2 lakh) population live in the Jalaun District urban part. Rural population density of Jalaun district is 283 and urban population density is 5698 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jalaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,689,974 1,220,964 468,178 832 231,997
Male 906,092 653,076 252,588 428 123,342
Female 783,882 567,888 215,590 404 108,655

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Jalaun

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Orai 396782 Ait 12586 Orai 190575
Kalpi 369860 Saravan 10574 Orai 187137
Madhogarh 338320 Kuthond 9559 Jalaun 56909
Konch 301225 Parsan 9008 Konch 53412
Jalaun 283787 Dakore 8957 Kalpi 51670
Bangra 8323 Kadaura 14903
Akbarpur 8031 Rampura 12944
Pirona 7156 Madhogarh 12858
Jagammanpur 6828 Umri 9248
Khaksis 6675 Kotra 8390

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 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 860 in Muslims are 910.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jalaun

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,689,974 1,509,708 171,581 1,148 463 2,875 256 145 3,798
Male 906,092 811,692 89,820 593 250 1,560 141 83 1,953
Female 783,882 698,016 81,761 555 213 1,315 115 62 1,845

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 17.4% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 15.2%. General caste population has increased by 15.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 494.3% and child population has decreased by -4.3% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jalaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.2% 15.1% 19% 494.3% -4.3%
Male 15.2% 14.2% 17.6% 529.4% -3.8%
Female 17.4% 16.1% 20.8% 461.1% -4.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 865 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 870, in schedule caste is 854 and in schedule tribe is 944. 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 16 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 - Jalaun

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 14 24 -115 -8
2011 865 870 854 944 881
2001 849 856 830 1059 889

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Konch 876 Sayan Madhogarh 1667 Kadaura 900
Orai 870 Balbhadrapur 1500 Jalaun 893
Jalaun 869 Ramanipur 1443 Konch 892
Kalpi 856 Patauwa 1412 Kalpi 885
Madhogarh 856 Jaitpura 1336 Orai 882
Daulatpura Orai 1176 Orai 881
Rasoolpura 1164 Umri 878
Guta Khurd 1104 Madhogarh 869
Navipura 1091 Kotra 867
Deori 1087 Rampura 864

Literacy

Total about 10.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 6.5 lakh are male and about 4.2 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jalaun is 74%. 83% of male and 62% 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 - Jalaun

Total Male Female
Change 9.2% 6.1% 13.3%
2011 73.7% 83.5% 62.5%
2001 64.5% 77.4% 49.2%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Jalaun 77 Kota Diwara 100 Orai 82
Orai 77 Kishora 100 Orai 82
Konch 74 Tigara 100 Madhogarh 80
Madhogarh 73 Laharjalaun 100 Jalaun 78
Kalpi 68 Gajraura Mustakil 100 Umri 77
Sindholi 100 Rampura 74
Kajupura 99 Kotra 74
Atrakhurd 98 Konch 72
Surajpura 92 Kalpi 72
Shahpura 91 Kadaura 70

Workers profile

Jalaun has 37% (about 6.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 19% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jalaun

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.7% 24.9% 11.9% 63.3%
Male 52% 39.7% 12.2% 48%
Female 19.1% 7.7% 11.4% 80.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Jalaun

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Parsan 44.1 Orai 23.2
Bandhauli 26.3 Orai 23.2
Dadari 24.6 Kalpi 9.7
Rampura 23.6 Rampura 7
Mohana 23.5 Jalaun 6.3
Konch Badpura 22.8 Kadaura 5.7
Margaya 21.8 Nadigaon 5
Gopalpura 21.5 Umri 4.5
Dakore 20.5 Madhogarh 3.5
Kharka 20.1 Kotra 3.1