Modinagar Tahsil, with population of about 6.4 lakh is Ghaziabad district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Ghaziabad district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 111 villages in the sub district, among them Kalchhina is the most populous village with population of about 18 thousand and Kishan Chandpur Patti is the least populous village with population of 1. Talehaita is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 44 km2 and Kishan Chandpur Patti is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 14 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Modinagar and Muradnagar Nagar Palika Parishads; Begumabad Budhana, Bisokhar, Rori, Ordnance Factory Muradnagar and Sikri Kalan Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous) Faridnagar, Patala and Niwari Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 6.4 lakh people, among them about 3.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 3 lakh (47%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Modinagar tahsil is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 1.1 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 54% (about 3.4 lakh) live in Modinagar Sub District urban part and 46% (about 3 lakh) population live in the Modinagar Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Modinagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 637,485 523,115 114,236 134 92,249
Male 339,874 278,883 60,909 82 50,345
Female 297,611 244,232 53,327 52 41,904

Most populated Villages and Cities in Modinagar

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kalchhina 18079 Modinagar 130325
Bhojpur 9477 Muradnagar 95208
Saidpur Husainpur 8653 Begumabad Budhana 19898
Surana 8435 Bisokhar 14332
Tauri 13 Biswa 8014 Faridnagar 12785
Sikri Khurd 7574 Rori 12350
Nekpur Sabitnagar 6404 Patala 9500
Saunda 6042 Niwari 9205
Khindaura 5856 Ordnance Factory Muradnagar 7569
Nahali 5784 Sikri Kalan 7037

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 25% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 864 in Muslims are 911.

Religion wise population 2011 - Modinagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 637,485 471,521 160,685 1,356 1,590 217 985 9 1,122
Male 339,874 252,970 84,070 707 850 136 512 6 623
Female 297,611 218,551 76,615 649 740 81 473 3 499

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 14.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 5.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 15.6% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 14%. General caste population has increased by 15.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 173.5% and child population has increased by 0.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Modinagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.8% 15.6% 11.2% 173.5% 0.2%
Male 14% 14.8% 10.4% 215.4% 0.4%
Female 15.6% 16.4% 12.2% 126.1% 0%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 876 and in schedule tribe is 634. There are 832 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Modinagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 12 14 -251 -3
2011 876 876 876 634 832
2001 863 864 862 885 835

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Modinagar

Literacy

Total about 4.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.5 lakh are male and about 1.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Modinagar is 78%. 86% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Modinagar

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 6.1% 11.2%
2011 77.8% 86% 68.5%
2001 69.4% 79.9% 57.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Modinagar

Workers profile

Modinagar has 33% (about 2.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 14% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Modinagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33% 27.1% 5.9% 67%
Male 49.8% 43.1% 6.6% 50.2%
Female 13.9% 8.9% 5% 86.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Modinagar