Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) District, with population of about 15.8 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 10th least populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) district is 1015 km2 and it is the smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 1555 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Bhadohi is the most populous sub district with population of about 5.7 lakh and Aurai is the least populous sub district with population of about 4.4 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 15.8 lakh people, among them about 8.1 lakh (51%) are male and about 7.7 lakh (49%) 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 Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) district is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 2.2 lakh households in the district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 85% (about 13.5 lakh) live in Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) District rural part and 15% (about 2.3 lakh) population live in the Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) District urban part. Rural population density of Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) district is 1397 and urban population density is 4655 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,578,213 1,223,237 353,103 1,873 258,583
Male 807,099 623,496 182,617 986 135,979
Female 771,114 599,741 170,486 887 122,604

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Bhadohi 568985 Pipris 10615 Bhadohi 94620
Gyanpur 567801 Deeghuparwar 9579 Khamaria 25929
Aurai 441427 Jamunipur Athagawan 9264 Ghosia Bazar 20760
Vairi Veesa 7947 Gopiganj 19058
Musilahpur Or Musilatpur 6765 Suriyawan 18843
Inargaon 6617 Nai Bazar 13408
Kasidaha 6121 Gyanpur 12808
Uprauth 6084 Hariyawan 6769
Kaiyarmau 5860 Jakhaon 6286
Godhana 5606 Lachhiman Patti 5580

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 959 in Muslims are 935.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,578,213 1,368,291 203,887 1,365 199 1,562 161 7 2,741
Male 807,099 698,640 105,355 681 99 826 83 3 1,412
Female 771,114 669,651 98,532 684 100 736 78 4 1,329

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 16.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 19.1% which is 4.8% higher than male population growth rate of 14.3%. General caste population has increased by 15.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 732.4% and child population has decreased by -5.5% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.6% 15.3% 20.6% 732.4% -5.5%
Male 14.3% 13.1% 18.3% 701.6% -4.8%
Female 19.1% 17.8% 23.2% 769.6% -6.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 934 and in schedule tribe is 900. There are 902 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 39 38 71 -14
2011 955 962 934 900 902
2001 917 923 896 829 916

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Bhadohi 972 Chak Ram Ratan 2000 Lachhiman Patti 928
Gyanpur 955 Dwarika Patti Or Dwarikapur 1700 Suriyawan 924
Aurai 936 Namak Sarnonari 1600 Gird Baragaon 914
Chak Bhawanidas 1503 Nai Bazar 907
Pure Daya 1429 Bhadohi 906
Araji Amani 1417 Khamaria 901
Chak Nanhu 1404 Gopiganj 900
Duhiya Bankat 1400 Ghosia Bazar 899
Arazi Chhatami 1400 Hariyawan 896
Chak Bhagwan 1391 Jakhaon 884

Literacy

Total about 9.1 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 5.5 lakh are male and about 3.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) is 69%. 81% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Total Male Female
Change 11.1% 5.7% 17.6%
2011 69% 81.5% 56%
2001 57.9% 75.8% 38.4%

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bhadohi 69 Balipur 100 Gyanpur 83
Gyanpur 69 Narottampur 96 Gopiganj 79
Aurai 68 Namak Sarnonari 93 Nai Bazar 77
Chawar 93 Khamaria 76
Chhapariya 92 Suriyawan 73
Jot Brij Rama 91 Bhadohi 73
Bhagawanpur N.Tulsipur 91 Gird Baragaon 71
Miya Ka Pura 91 Lachhiman Patti 68
Rajpura 90 Jakhaon 65
Srirampur 90 Ghosia Bazar 65

Workers profile

Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi) has 30% (about 4.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 17% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29.8% 18.2% 11.6% 70.2%
Male 42.5% 29.4% 13.1% 57.5%
Female 16.5% 6.4% 10.1% 83.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)