Ghaziabad Tahsil Urban Part, with population of about 24.1 lakh is Ghaziabad district's the most urban populous sub district, located in Ghaziabad district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India.

There are 7 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation; Loni Nagar Palika Parishad; Khora, Haqiqatpur Urf Khudawas, Banthla and Pavi Sadakpur Census Towns and Dasna Nagar Panchayat.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 24.1 lakh people, among them about 12.8 lakh (53%) are male and about 11.3 lakh (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghaziabad tahsil urban part is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 4.7 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,411,491 2,086,933 321,241 3,317 326,634
Male 1,282,099 1,109,018 171,335 1,746 176,533
Female 1,129,392 977,915 149,906 1,571 150,101

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 20% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 874 in Muslims are 901 and in Sikhs are 893

Religion wise population 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 2,411,491 1,864,194 484,544 14,632 16,930 2,794 14,265 248 13,884
Male 1,282,099 994,557 254,855 7,326 8,944 1,482 7,296 146 7,493
Female 1,129,392 869,637 229,689 7,306 7,986 1,312 6,969 102 6,391

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 94.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 97.1% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of 91.6%. General caste population has increased by 97.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 72.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2432.1% and child population has increased by 65.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 94.2% 97.7% 72.5% 2432.1% 65.7%
Male 91.6% 95% 71% 2467.6% 65.2%
Female 97.1% 100.8% 74.4% 2393.7% 66.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 882, in schedule caste is 875 and in schedule tribe is 900. There are 850 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 26 17 -26 6
2011 881 882 875 900 850
2001 856 856 858 926 844

Literacy

Total about 17 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 9.7 lakh are male and about 7.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghaziabad is 82%. 87% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ghaziabad

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 3.1% 7.6%
2011 81.7% 87.4% 75.3%
2001 76.6% 84.3% 67.7%

Workers profile

Ghaziabad has 33% (about 8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 14% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ghaziabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.2% 28% 5.3% 66.8%
Male 50.5% 44.6% 6% 49.5%
Female 13.6% 9.1% 4.5% 86.4%