Bakshi Ka Talab Tahsil, with population of about 3.5 lakh is Lucknow district's the least populous sub district, located in Lucknow district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 185 villages in the sub district, among them Khargapur Jagir is the most populous village with population of about 16 thousand and Chak Bibipur is the least populous village with population of 87. Kathwara is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Chak Bibipur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Bakshi Ka Talab, Mahona and Itaunja Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.5 lakh people, among them about 1.8 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.7 lakh (47%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bakshi Ka Talab tahsil is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 62 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 81% (about 2.8 lakh) live in Bakshi Ka Talab Sub District rural part and 19% (about 65 thousand) population live in the Bakshi Ka Talab Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bakshi Ka Talab

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 349,654 233,388 116,221 45 52,599
Male 183,866 122,722 61,116 28 27,533
Female 165,788 110,666 55,105 17 25,066

Most populated Villages and Cities in Bakshi Ka Talab

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Khargapur Jagir 15658 Bakshi Ka Talab 49166
Goila 7945 Mahona 8557
Kathwara 6740 Itaunja 7305
Misripur 4583
Paikaramau 4276
Rasoolpur Sadat 4138
Rajauli 3892
Banauga 3876
Shivpuri 3747
Behta 3693

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 901 in Muslims are 904.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bakshi Ka Talab

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 349,654 301,769 46,395 602 190 126 32 6 534
Male 183,866 158,725 24,363 309 102 62 16 2 287
Female 165,788 143,044 22,032 293 88 64 16 4 247

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 26.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 28.2% which is 2.9% higher than male population growth rate of 25.3%. General caste population has increased by 31.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -51.6% and child population has decreased by -3.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bakshi Ka Talab

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.6% 31.4% 18% -51.6% -3.5%
Male 25.3% 29.8% 17.1% -36.4% -2.1%
Female 28.2% 33.3% 19% -65.3% -4.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 902 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 607. There are 910 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bakshi Ka Talab

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 24 15 -507 -27
2011 902 902 902 607 910
2001 881 878 887 1114 937

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bakshi Ka Talab

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Haloopur 1066 Bakshi Ka Talab 916
Kamlabad 1058 Mahona 897
Rajpur 1048 Itaunja 844
Beharkaraundi 1018
Bahargaon 1016
Durjanpur 1011
Bagaha 1010
Kamlapur 1009
Palaka 999
Saidapur 991

Literacy

Total about 2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.2 lakh are male and about 84 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bakshi Ka Talab is 69%. 77% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bakshi Ka Talab

Total Male Female
Change 13.7% 10.0% 18.3%
2011 68.7% 76.9% 59.5%
2001 55% 66.9% 41.2%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bakshi Ka Talab

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Khargapur Jagir 84 Bakshi Ka Talab 74
Belava 83 Itaunja 71
Ajanhar Kalan 83 Mahona 63
Poorab Gaon 82
Dashauli 82
Manpur Raja 82
Palpur 81
Sahadat Nagar 81
Arjunpur 80
Goravamau 80

Workers profile

Bakshi Ka Talab has 33% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 15% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bakshi Ka Talab

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.4% 22.9% 10.6% 66.6%
Male 49.9% 37.1% 12.8% 50.1%
Female 15.2% 7.1% 8.1% 84.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bakshi Ka Talab

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kathwara 13 Bakshi Ka Talab 41.9
Shivpuri 8.2 Mahona 4.1
Goila 7.6 Itaunja 0.9
Borumau 7.4
Makaria Kalan 7.1
Rasoolpur Sadat 6.3
Raitha 6.3
Kunaura 5.8
Gohanakalan 5.5
Basaha 5.5