Ghaziabad Tahsil Rural Part, with population of about 2.9 lakh is Ghaziabad district's the least rural populous sub district, located in Ghaziabad district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 72 villages in the sub district, among them Dasna Dehat is the most populous village with rural population of about 44 thousand and Bhawanipur is the least populous village with rural population of 54. Dasna Dehat is the biggest village in the sub district with an rural area of 19 km2 and Sadabad Durgavali is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.9 lakh people, among them about 1.6 lakh (54%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (46%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghaziabad tahsil rural part is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 47 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 294,358 249,390 44,576 392 49,842
Male 157,951 133,875 23,868 208 26,994
Female 136,407 115,515 20,708 184 22,848

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 63% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 37% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 847 in Muslims are 892.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 294,358 184,531 108,112 500 152 115 68 6 874
Male 157,951 99,882 57,138 254 90 71 37 4 475
Female 136,407 84,649 50,974 246 62 44 31 2 399

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -24% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 3.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -22.9% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of -25%. General caste population has decreased by -23.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -26%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2700% and child population has decreased by -33.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -24% -23.8% -26% 2700% -33.1%
Male -25% -24.8% -26.8% 2500% -32.4%
Female -22.9% -22.6% -25.1% 2966.7% -33.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 863, in schedule caste is 868 and in schedule tribe is 885. There are 846 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 25 20 135 -18
2011 864 863 868 885 846
2001 840 838 848 750 864

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.1 lakh are male and about 72 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghaziabad is 74%. 83% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total Male Female
Change 7.0% 4.8% 10.3%
2011 74.2% 83.3% 63.8%
2001 67.2% 78.5% 53.5%

Workers profile

Ghaziabad has 32% (about 95 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 15% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ghaziabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.2% 24.2% 8% 67.8%
Male 47.1% 38.4% 8.7% 52.9%
Female 14.9% 7.8% 7.1% 85.1%