Etawah Tahsil, with population of about 5.9 lakh is Etawah district's the most populous sub district, located in Etawah district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 192 villages in the sub district, among them Pratapner is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Tornayakpur is the least populous village with population of 9. Pratapner is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 23 km2 and Arazi Gubariha is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Etawah Nagar Palika Parishad; and Ekdil Nagar Panchayat.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 5.9 lakh people, among them about 3.1 lakh (53%) are male and about 2.8 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 Etawah tahsil is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 1 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 55% (about 3.2 lakh) live in Etawah Sub District rural part and 45% (about 2.7 lakh) population live in the Etawah Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Etawah

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 591,152 471,265 119,798 89 80,868
Male 314,746 250,471 64,230 45 43,175
Female 276,406 220,794 55,568 44 37,693

Most populated Villages and Cities in Etawah

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Pratapner 11720 Etawah 256838
Kamet 9553 Ekdil 11310
Moonj 8135
Basrehar 7606
Baralokpur 6298
Sarsai Helu 6071
Sitora 5971
Chitbhawan 4887
Manikpur Bisu 4782
Bela 4560

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 12% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 872 in Muslims are 917.

Religion wise population 2011 - Etawah

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 591,152 512,647 72,723 704 668 613 2,943 41 813
Male 314,746 273,782 37,930 369 361 316 1,546 24 418
Female 276,406 238,865 34,793 335 307 297 1,397 17 395

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 19.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 20.6% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 18.6%. General caste population has increased by 18.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 456.3% and child population has decreased by -3.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Etawah

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.5% 18.2% 25.2% 456.3% -3.3%
Male 18.6% 17.4% 23.5% 275% -2.3%
Female 20.6% 19.1% 27.1% 1000% -4.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 882, in schedule caste is 865 and in schedule tribe is 978. There are 873 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Etawah

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 13 24 645 -20
2011 878 882 865 978 873
2001 863 869 841 333 893

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Etawah

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Durgapur 1050 Ekdil 903
Bhaupura 1030 Etawah 896
Jadhonpur 1008
Chandarpur Khurd 1000
Kalyanpur Ayara 991
Lokasai 960
Gyanpur Janewrasi 959
Raipura 957
Saidpur Nagala Peerji 954
Sakatpur 948

Literacy

Total about 4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.3 lakh are male and about 1.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Etawah is 79%. 86% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Etawah

Total Male Female
Change 8.1% 5.6% 11.1%
2011 79.1% 85.8% 71.5%
2001 71% 80.2% 60.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Etawah

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nayepura 99 Etawah 82
Lodhupura 96 Ekdil 75
Gyanpur Janewrasi 92
Kalyanpur Ayara 91
Karanpura 89
Garaita 89
Kumhera 88
Parasani 87
Bidholi 87
Sitapura 87

Workers profile

Etawah has 32% (about 1.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 12% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Etawah

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.9% 23.2% 8.7% 68.1%
Male 48.9% 38.4% 10.5% 51.1%
Female 12.5% 5.8% 6.7% 87.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Etawah

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Pratapner 23.2 Etawah 28.9
Moonj 20.3 Ekdil 3
Baralokpur 15.9
Kamet 12.6
Bela 11.6
Barauli Jamanpar 11.3
Sitora 11
Miholi 10.6
Aswa 10.1
Kheda Azab Singh 9.7