Pratapgarh District, with population of about 32.1 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 30th most populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pratapgarh district is 3717 km2 and it is the 29th biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 863 persons per km2. There are 5 sub districts in the district, among them Kunda is the most populous sub district with population of about 9.1 lakh and Raniganj is the least populous sub district with population of about 4.4 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 32.1 lakh people, among them about 16.1 lakh (50%) are male and about 16 lakh (50%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pratapgarh district is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 5.3 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 95% (about 30.3 lakh) live in Pratapgarh District rural part and 5% (about 1.8 lakh) population live in the Pratapgarh District urban part. Rural population density of Pratapgarh district is 827 and urban population density is 3661 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,209,141 2,499,166 709,252 723 453,347
Male 1,606,085 1,254,651 351,054 380 236,478
Female 1,603,056 1,244,515 358,198 343 216,869

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Pratapgarh

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Kunda 910447 Shakerdaha 11876 Bela Pratapgarh 76133
Pratapgarh 640208 Bainti Uparhar 10146 Kunda 27179
Patti 610548 Agai 9989 Manikpur 15435
Lalganj 610526 Kanhi Madhupur 9882 Pratapgarh City 15071
Raniganj 437412 Aindha 8709 Patti 10788
Raigarh 8607 Antu 8504
Baraee 8573 Karanpur 8185
Naudera 8527 Katra Medniganj 7931
Dever Patti 8478 Dahilamau 6016
Hathigwan 7983

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 994 in Muslims are 1022.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,209,141 2,731,351 452,394 3,920 1,451 7,795 746 43 11,441
Male 1,606,085 1,369,589 223,739 1,900 722 3,865 400 20 5,850
Female 1,603,056 1,361,762 228,655 2,020 729 3,930 346 23 5,591

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 17.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 27.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 17.2% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of 17.8%. General caste population has increased by 17.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 354.7% and child population has decreased by -11.5% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.5% 17.3% 18% 354.7% -11.5%
Male 17.8% 17.5% 18.9% 393.5% -10.6%
Female 17.2% 17.1% 17.2% 318.3% -12.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 998 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 1020 and in schedule tribe is 903. There are 917 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has decreased by 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -3 -15 -162 -19
2011 998 992 1020 903 917
2001 1004 995 1035 1065 936

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Patti 1025 Pure Rohniram 2000 Antu 963
Lalganj 1012 Misarauli Kala 2000 Bela Pratapgarh 946
Raniganj 1001 Ramkola 1830 Kunda 933
Kunda 985 Anehra 1777 Katra Medniganj 928
Pratapgarh 976 Lakhanudeeh 1745 Karanpur 927
Bhatkila 1714 Manikpur 925
Pure Maniram 1603 Patti 924
Purerama 1594 Pratapgarh City 924
Chaturipur 1571 Dahilamau 904
Majhgava 1538

Literacy

Total about 19.3 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 11.2 lakh are male and about 8.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pratapgarh is 70%. 82% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total Male Female
Change 12.5% 7.9% 16.9%
2011 70.1% 81.9% 58.4%
2001 57.6% 74% 41.5%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Pratapgarh 75 Mohaddinagar Kachhar 100 Dahilamau 85
Raniganj 72 Bahdilpur 98 Karanpur 84
Patti 72 Ladhwat 98 Bela Pratapgarh 84
Lalganj 68 Nidhi Patti 96 Katra Medniganj 82
Kunda 66 Kotiya 93 Patti 81
Purey Dhani 93 Antu 77
Purey Pahar 93 Kunda 76
Babullapur 93 Pratapgarh City 70
Rampurchauras 93 Manikpur 67
Domnipur 93

Workers profile

Pratapgarh has 33% (about 10.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 23% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pratapgarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.2% 17.2% 16% 66.8%
Male 43.9% 26.1% 17.7% 56.1%
Female 22.6% 8.3% 14.3% 77.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Pratapgarh

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Agai 15.6 Bela Pratapgarh 12
Belha 12.2 Kunda 10
Shiya 12 Pratapgarh City 7.5
Bhojpur 11.5 Manikpur 6.2
Laru 10.9 Dahilamau 4
Shakerdaha 10.7 Patti 2.5
Aindha 10.6 Katra Medniganj 2.2
Attarsand 10 Antu 2
Mustafabad 9.9 Karanpur 1.5
Korahi 9.8