Koil Tahsil, with population of about 18.1 lakh is Aligarh district's the most populous sub district, located in Aligarh district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 361 villages in the sub district, among them Roravar is the most populous village with population of about 26 thousand and Alampur Subkara is the least populous village with population of 88. Vijaigarh Dehat is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 17 km2 and Alampur Subkara is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 16 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Aligarh Municipal Corporation; Dhanipur, Ramgarh Panjoopur, Kwarasi, Dhaurra Mafi and Ashrafpur Jalal Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous) Jalali, Harduaganj, Kauriaganj, Pilkhana and Vijaigarh Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 18.1 lakh people, among them about 9.6 lakh (53%) are male and about 8.5 lakh (47%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Koil tahsil is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 3.1 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 58% (about 10.6 lakh) live in Koil Sub District urban part and 42% (about 7.5 lakh) population live in the Koil Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Koil

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,810,181 1,454,699 355,105 377 271,890
Male 959,244 769,622 189,407 215 144,395
Female 850,937 685,077 165,698 162 127,495

Most populated Villages and Cities in Koil

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Roravar 25522 Aligarh 874408
Gambhirpura Dehat 13747 Dhanipur 20511
Kasba Kol 10057 Jalali 20238
Alahadadpur Nivry 9473 Ramgarh Panjoopur 18897
Asadpur Kayam 8682 Kwarasi 15763
Madrak 8390 Harduaganj 13690
Jawan Sikandpur 7764 Dhaurra Mafi 13241
Ukhlana 7726 Kauriaganj 12244
Talib Nagar 7666 Ashrafpur Jalal 11785
Harduaganj Dehat 7642 Pilkhana 11518

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 69% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 30% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 879 in Muslims are 905.

Religion wise population 2011 - Koil

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,810,181 1,252,487 535,002 6,019 4,329 1,099 2,571 47 8,627
Male 959,244 666,508 280,887 3,115 2,295 582 1,341 24 4,492
Female 850,937 585,979 254,115 2,904 2,034 517 1,230 23 4,135

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 31.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 33.3% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 30.5%. General caste population has increased by 33.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 85.7% and child population has increased by 9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Koil

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31.8% 33.4% 25.3% 85.7% 9%
Male 30.5% 32% 24.6% 93.7% 9.3%
Female 33.3% 35.1% 26.1% 76.1% 8.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 890, in schedule caste is 875 and in schedule tribe is 753. There are 883 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Koil

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 20 10 -76 -6
2011 887 890 875 753 883
2001 869 870 865 829 889

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Koil

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Alahdadpur 1225 Manjoor Garhi 922
Nagaria Patti Chahram 1071 Dhaurra Mafi 915
Ukavli 1058 Kwarasi 906
Daultabad 1010 Sarsaul 905
Bijalpur 1009 Qasimpur Power House Colony 900
Bijauna Buzurg 1007 Vijaigarh 896
Kazimpur 1005 Ramgarh Panjoopur 895
Joravar Nagar 989 Aligarh 894
Ahak 988 Jalali 893
Mai 976 Pilkhana 887

Literacy

Total about 10.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 6.2 lakh are male and about 4.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Koil is 68%. 76% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Koil

Total Male Female
Change 7.3% 4.9% 10.4%
2011 68.2% 76.3% 59.2%
2001 60.9% 71.4% 48.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Koil

Workers profile

Koil has 31% (about 5.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 12% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Koil

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.8% 23.8% 7% 69.2%
Male 47.8% 39.2% 8.6% 52.2%
Female 11.6% 6.4% 5.2% 88.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Koil

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Vijaigarh Dehat 17.2 Aligarh 40.4
Gopi 16.6 Jalali 17.6
Harduaganj Dehat 12.1 Vijaigarh 17.5
Adaun 11.3 Harduaganj 15.4
Jiroli Hira Singh 11 Kauriaganj 14.2
Keshopur Gadrana 8.7 Pilkhana 12.6
Ukhlana 8.2 Qasimpur Power House Colony 6
Nanau 7.9 Deosaini 5
Nagaula 7.7 Rampur 3
Bhartua 7.4 Manjoor Garhi 2.8