Bara Banki District, with population of about 32.6 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 28th most populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bara Banki district is 4402 km2 and it is the 18th biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 741 persons per km2. There are 6 sub districts in the district, among them Nawabganj is the most populous sub district with population of about 9.8 lakh and Ramnagar is the least populous sub district with population of about 3 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 32.6 lakh people, among them about 17.1 lakh (52%) are male and about 15.5 lakh (48%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bara Banki district is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 5.8 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 90% (about 29.3 lakh) live in Bara Banki District rural part and 10% (about 3.3 lakh) population live in the Bara Banki District urban part. Rural population density of Bara Banki district is 676 and urban population density is 5099 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bara Banki

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,260,699 2,395,530 864,559 610 519,867
Male 1,707,073 1,253,572 453,168 333 269,084
Female 1,553,626 1,141,958 411,391 277 250,783

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Bara Banki

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Nawabganj 978098 Masauli 15007 Nawabganj 81486
Haidergarh 621474 Rampur Bhawanipur 13899 Nawabganj 81163
Fatehpur 589657 Kasba Ichauli 12697 Fatehpur 35582
Ramsanehighat 445217 Kursi 11979 Zaidpur 34443
Sirauli Gauspur 321452 Mohsand 11119 Barel 27207
Ramnagar 304801 Rasauli 10762 Banki 21317
Kothi 10524 Dariyabad 18338
Belhara 10504 Haidergarh 17200
Shahab Pur 10434 Dewa 15662
Ibraheembad 10349 Ramnagar 14255

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 23% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 901 in Muslims are 941.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bara Banki

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,260,699 2,505,444 737,106 4,857 2,090 1,553 3,016 211 6,422
Male 1,707,073 1,317,840 379,729 2,440 1,107 804 1,578 118 3,457
Female 1,553,626 1,187,604 357,377 2,417 983 749 1,438 93 2,965

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 22% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 26.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 23.6% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 20.5%. General caste population has increased by 22.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.8% and child population has increased by 1% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bara Banki

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22% 22.6% 20.3% 33.8% 1%
Male 20.5% 21% 19.1% 41.7% 1.5%
Female 23.6% 24.4% 21.6% 25.3% 0.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 832. There are 932 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bara Banki

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 25 18 -108 -9
2011 910 911 908 832 932
2001 887 886 890 940 941

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bara Banki

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Haidergarh 924 Bhatkhera 3000 Dariyabad 949
Sirauli Gauspur 916 Hunse Pur 1750 Subeha 944
Nawabganj 914 Chakshariphpur 1471 Zaidpur 941
Ramsanehighat 912 Jalal Pur 1352 Haidergarh 927
Fatehpur 904 Nargismau 1333 Nawabganj 925
Ramnagar 874 Hadaura 1292 Nawabganj 924
Mukhee Pur 1204 Obaree 922
Chakalwaria 1200 Siddhaur 922
Badela 1200 Ramnagar 921
Gangauli 1156 Fatehpur 908

Literacy

Total about 16.9 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 10.1 lakh are male and about 6.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bara Banki is 62%. 70% of male and 52% 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 - Bara Banki

Total Male Female
Change 14.3% 11.5% 18.0%
2011 61.7% 70.3% 52.3%
2001 47.4% 58.8% 34.3%

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bara Banki

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nawabganj 66 Bhatkhera 100 Obaree 85
Haidergarh 62 Pandri 95 Barel 83
Fatehpur 61 Lalapur 93 Nawabganj 80
Ramnagar 59 Sewarewa 92 Nawabganj 80
Ramsanehighat 58 Bajidpur 90 Dhakauli 75
Sirauli Gauspur 58 Hunse Pur 90 Haidergarh 74
Kothi Diha 88 Banki 70
Shamshipur 87 Ramnagar 70
Paisar (Dehat ) 86 Fatehpur 68
Paharapur 86 Dariyabad 63

Workers profile

Bara Banki has 37% (about 11.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 21% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bara Banki

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.6% 25.6% 11% 63.4%
Male 51% 39.7% 11.3% 49%
Female 20.7% 10.1% 10.6% 79.3%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bara Banki

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Bans Gaon 19.7 Ramnagar 9.4
Kamiyar 18.4 Fatehpur 8
Para 12.3 Siddhaur 7.8
Sanauli 11.5 Dariyabad 6.4
Seth Mau 11.2 Satrikh 5
Sharifabad 10.9 Barel 5
Gadia 10.8 Banki 4.3
Mohsand 10.7 Nawabganj 3.6
Manjha Rampur 10.6 Nawabganj 3.6
Gazipur 10.1 Tikait Nagar 3