Lalitpur District, with population of about 12.2 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 5th least populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lalitpur district is 5039 km2 and it is the 8th biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 242 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Lalitpur is the most populous sub district with population of about 5 lakh and Talbehat is the least populous sub district with population of about 3.1 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 12.2 lakh people, among them about 6.4 lakh (52%) are male and about 5.8 lakh (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lalitpur district is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.2 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 86% (about 10.5 lakh) live in Lalitpur District rural part and 14% (about 1.8 lakh) population live in the Lalitpur District urban part. Rural population density of Lalitpur district is 209 and urban population density is 4251 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lalitpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,221,592 909,463 240,519 71,610 212,205
Male 641,011 477,852 126,325 36,834 110,745
Female 580,581 431,611 114,194 34,776 101,460

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Lalitpur

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Lalitpur 503187 Khandi 18757 Lalitpur 133305
Mahroni 409555 Banpur 13343 Talbehat 14176
Talbehat 308850 Jakhalon 10828 Mahroni 9415
Jakhora 9365 Pali 9267
Bar 9326 Mahroni Rural 6509
Bansi 9021 Banguwan Kalan 2706
Madawra 9008
Sonjana 8282
Narahat 8130
Bijrotha 7954

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 905 in Muslims are 939 and in Jains are 917.

Religion wise population 2011 - Lalitpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,221,592 1,163,804 33,724 1,351 1,034 69 20,390 41 1,179
Male 641,011 610,970 17,388 706 628 37 10,636 29 617
Female 580,581 552,834 16,336 645 406 32 9,754 12 562

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 24.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 9.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 26.7% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 23.4%. General caste population has increased by 23.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3580400% and child population has increased by 5.9% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lalitpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.9% 23.9% -1.3% 3580400% 5.9%
Male 23.4% 22.3% -1.9% 1841600% 6.7%
Female 26.7% 25.7% -0.7% 0% 5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 904 and in schedule tribe is 944. There are 916 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 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lalitpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 24 12 944 -15
2011 906 903 904 944 916
2001 882 879 892 0 931

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Lalitpur 914 Chhapra 3000 Mahroni 935
Mahroni 913 Dudhuwa 1750 Pali 919
Talbehat 883 Sunwahagrant 1400 Lalitpur 917
Kirroda 1316 Mahroni Rural 902
Umariya Wiran 1273 Talbehat 902
Karokhat 1222 Banguwan Kalan 887
Bhonti Narhat 1172
Saja 1161
Papro 1161
Sahsuti 1160

Literacy

Total about 6.4 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 4 lakh are male and about 2.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lalitpur is 64%. 75% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lalitpur

Total Male Female
Change 14.0% 11.2% 17.8%
2011 63.5% 75% 50.8%
2001 49.5% 63.8% 33%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Lalitpur 67 Nagda 100 Mahroni 84
Mahroni 62 Natrai 100 Lalitpur 82
Talbehat 59 Patna Sindwaha 100 Talbehat 79
Sirsi Khera 97 Mahroni Rural 78
Kuwanghosi 84 Pali 71
Budhni Narhat 83 Banguwan Kalan 62
Madawra 82
Kuluwa 81
Thana 80
Taraoli 79

Workers profile

Lalitpur has 41% (about 5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 30% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lalitpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41.2% 29.2% 12% 58.8%
Male 51% 43.4% 7.5% 49%
Female 30.4% 13.5% 16.9% 69.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Lalitpur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Balabehat 50.2 Lalitpur 17.4
Sonjana 49.1 Banguwan Kalan 11.5
Harshpur 43.6 Mahroni Rural 5.6
Khandi 42.5 Talbehat 5
Dudhai 38.8 Mahroni 1.3
Banpur 37.6 Pali 0.5
Kalyanpura 34.7
Dongra Kalan 28
Pathabijaipura 27.7
Saidpur 26.2