Moradabad Tahsil, with population of about 16.5 lakh is Moradabad district's the most populous sub district, located in Moradabad district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 267 villages in the sub district, among them Mugalpur Urf Aghwanpur Mustahk is the most populous village with population of about 23 thousand and Ganesh Ghat Ahatmali is the least populous village with population of 5. Mugalpur Urf Aghwanpur Mustahk is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 9 km2 and Dadupur Paindapur Mustahkam is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 5 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Moradabad Municipal Corporation; Pakbara, Barwara Mazra and Got Census Towns and Bhojpur Dharampur Nagar Panchayat.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 16.5 lakh people, among them about 8.6 lakh (52%) are male and about 7.8 lakh (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Moradabad tahsil is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.8 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 59% (about 9.7 lakh) live in Moradabad Sub District urban part and 41% (about 6.7 lakh) population live in the Moradabad Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Moradabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,646,613 1,450,379 195,697 537 249,414
Male 861,734 758,646 102,796 292 130,165
Female 784,879 691,733 92,901 245 119,249

Most populated Villages and Cities in Moradabad

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Mugalpur Urf Aghwanpur Mustahk 23000 Moradabad 887871
Pipalsana Mustahkam 15602 Pakbara 36728
Devapur Mustahkam 11879 Bhojpur Dharampur 31305
Bhensia 11236 Barwara Mazra 9455
Siras Khera 8733 Got 6599
Shahpur Mustahkam 7530
Birpur Than 7437
Sarkara Khas 6626
Laluwala Mustahkam 6586
Chandpur Mustahkam 6576

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 51% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Hindus which contribute 48% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 917 in Hindus are 903.

Religion wise population 2011 - Moradabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,646,613 785,926 842,562 7,295 4,470 431 1,543 316 4,070
Male 861,734 412,940 439,418 3,711 2,376 224 785 171 2,109
Female 784,879 372,986 403,144 3,584 2,094 207 758 145 1,961

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 11.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 13.1% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 9.7%. General caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 85.8% and child population has decreased by -12.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Moradabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.3% 12.4% 3.9% 85.8% -12.8%
Male 9.7% 10.8% 2.1% 90.8% -12.6%
Female 13.1% 14.1% 6.1% 80.1% -13%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 904 and in schedule tribe is 839. There are 916 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Moradabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 27 35 -50 -4
2011 911 912 904 839 916
2001 883 885 869 889 920

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Moradabad

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Baripur 1291 Got 1011
Sardar Nagar 1046 Bhojpur Dharampur 925
Salempur Bangar 1035 Pakbara 917
Hamirpur 1022 Moradabad 911
Sela Than 1017 Barwara Mazra 909
Lalpur Titri 1007
Firozpur 1007
Nakatpuri Kalan 1005
Bahoranpur Majra Kuri 1003
Dadupur Paindapur 1000

Literacy

Total about 8.7 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 5 lakh are male and about 3.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Moradabad is 62%. 68% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Moradabad

Total Male Female
Change 10.8% 8.2% 14.1%
2011 61.9% 67.9% 55.4%
2001 51.1% 59.7% 41.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Moradabad

Workers profile

Moradabad has 29% (about 4.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 9% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Moradabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29.5% 23.2% 6.3% 70.5%
Male 48% 39.6% 8.5% 52%
Female 9.1% 5.1% 3.9% 90.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Moradabad

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Mugalpur Urf Aghwanpur Mustahk 9.5 Moradabad 75
Niwar Khas 9.1 Bhojpur Dharampur 4.5
Tilokpur 8.6 Pakbara 4
Bhaipur 8.4 Barwara Mazra 3
Bisahat Jaitpura 6.9 Got 2.8
Nazarpur 6.9
Siras Khera 6.3
Chaturpur Naik 5.8
Sardar Nagar 5.5
Daulari 5.4