Agra Tahsil, with population of about 21.9 lakh is Agra district's the most populous sub district, located in Agra district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 105 villages in the sub district, among them Midhakur is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Brahmnagar is the least populous village with population of 684. Barauli Gujar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 17 km2 and Tora is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 15 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Agra Municipal Corporation; Agra Cantonment Board; Dhanauli, Dehtora, Kalwari, Nainana Jat and Deoretha Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous) Dayalbagh and Swamibagh Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 21.9 lakh people, among them about 11.7 lakh (53%) are male and about 10.2 lakh (47%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Agra tahsil is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 3.6 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 81% (about 17.7 lakh) live in Agra Sub District urban part and 19% (about 4.1 lakh) population live in the Agra Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Agra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,186,655 1,650,617 529,462 6,576 294,202
Male 1,167,941 879,878 284,582 3,481 158,330
Female 1,018,714 770,739 244,880 3,095 135,872

Most populated Villages and Cities in Agra

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Midhakur 12102 Agra 1585704
Barara 11918 Agra 53053
Kundol 11694 Dhanauli 28990
Bamrauli Katara 11489 Dehtora 16020
Akola 11351 Kalwari 13269
Malpura 10502 Nainana Jat 12941
Barauli Gujar 10320 Deoretha 12335
Shyamo 9581 Rohta 12063
Jarua Katra 8938 Azizpur 11103
Saimari 8568 Patholi 7884

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population and Not Stateds 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 868 in Muslims are 894 and in Not Stateds are 854

Religion wise population 2011 - Agra

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 2,186,655 1,836,304 281,028 8,518 11,350 3,559 17,155 361 28,380
Male 1,167,941 982,896 148,349 4,318 6,022 1,904 8,961 186 15,305
Female 1,018,714 853,408 132,679 4,200 5,328 1,655 8,194 175 13,075

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 24.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 26.6% which is 3.5% higher than male population growth rate of 23.1%. General caste population has increased by 22.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1425.8% and child population has increased by 6.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Agra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.7% 22.6% 30.2% 1425.8% 6.7%
Male 23.1% 20.9% 28.8% 1420.1% 6.6%
Female 26.6% 24.5% 31.9% 1432.2% 6.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 872 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 860 and in schedule tribe is 889. There are 858 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 increased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Agra

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 25 20 7 2
2011 872 876 860 889 858
2001 848 851 840 882 856

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Agra

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Mayapura 959 Dayalbagh 1021
Sahara 941 Swamibagh 951
Dhamota 934 Nainana Jat 926
Khaspur Mustkil 929 Dehtora 901
Gutla 925 Patholi 887
Khal 923 Agra 875
Mundhera 921 Kalwari 869
Pinani Ramnagar 919 Deoretha 867
Jaupura 918 Dhanauli 864
Naubari 918 Kaulakha 853

Literacy

Total about 13.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 8 lakh are male and about 5.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Agra is 73%. 79% of male and 66% 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 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Agra

Total Male Female
Change 5.5% 3.3% 8.2%
2011 73.1% 79.3% 65.9%
2001 67.6% 76% 57.7%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Agra

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Brahmnagar 90 Dayalbagh 92
Islampur 90 Swamibagh 90
Tora 88 Dehtora 82
Mundhera 85 Agra 81
Chamrauli 85 Patholi 77
Janara 84 Kalwari 73
Pinani Ramnagar 83 Rohta 73
Sarvatpur 82 Agra 73
Sadarban 82 Artauni 73
Sujgai 82 Deoretha 72

Workers profile

Agra has 32% (about 7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 13% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Agra

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.1% 24.8% 7.2% 67.9%
Male 48.3% 39.8% 8.5% 51.7%
Female 13.5% 7.7% 5.8% 86.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Agra

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Barauli Gujar 17.3 Agra 120.6
Barara 14.1 Agra 11.6
Akola 13.3 Dhanauli 7.1
Bamrauli Katara 11.5 Rohta 6.6
Bainpur Mustkil 10.1 Dayalbagh 6.6
Mankenda 9.5 Patholi 6.1
Tanora Nurpur Mustkil 9.5 Artauni 6
Basai 9.4 Dehtora 3.4
Kundol 9.2 Kalwari 2.6
Budhana Mustkil 8 Nainana Jat 1.9