Bharthana Tahsil, with population of about 5.3 lakh is Etawah district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Etawah district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 231 villages in the sub district, among them Takha is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Nagla Bhagi is the least populous village with population of 56. Sarsai Nawar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 26 km2 and Nagla Bhagi is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Bharthana Nagar Palika Parishad; Bakewar and Lakhna Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 5.3 lakh people, among them about 2.9 lakh (53%) are male and about 2.5 lakh (47%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bharthana tahsil is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 94 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 87% (about 4.6 lakh) live in Bharthana Sub District rural part and 13% (about 70 thousand) population live in the Bharthana Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bharthana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 534,090 378,433 155,608 49 78,777
Male 285,715 202,304 83,389 22 41,958
Female 248,375 176,129 72,219 27 36,819

Most populated Villages and Cities in Bharthana

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Takha 10969 Bharthana 44120
Kudrail 10818 Bakewar 14965
Sarsai Nawar 10762 Lakhna 10902
Birari 7391
Aheripur 6411
Bharthana 6270
Samther 5365
Niwari Kalan 5357
Pali Khurd 5340
Sinhuan 5300

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 867 in Muslims are 931.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bharthana

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 534,090 507,928 23,803 308 220 926 203 29 673
Male 285,715 272,122 12,329 161 119 494 103 14 373
Female 248,375 235,806 11,474 147 101 432 100 15 300

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 18.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 19.1% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 17.7%. General caste population has increased by 16.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.1% and child population has decreased by -2.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bharthana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.3% 16.5% 23.1% 0% -2.6%
Male 17.7% 16% 21.8% 0% -1.3%
Female 19.1% 17% 24.7% 0% -4.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 869 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 871, in schedule caste is 866 and in schedule tribe is 1227. There are 878 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bharthana

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 8 20 1227 -26
2011 869 871 866 1227 878
2001 859 863 846 0 904

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bharthana

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Bhilona 1035 Bakewar 910
Nagla Phoolpur 1029 Bharthana 901
Biwoli 976 Lakhna 898
Sarai Nodhana 971
Indrapur 959
Gopiyaganj 957
Alampur Bebouli 956
Nagla Lachhi 955
Lahariyapur 954
Qutubpur 944

Literacy

Total about 3.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.1 lakh are male and about 1.5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bharthana is 79%. 87% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bharthana

Total Male Female
Change 9.5% 6.6% 13.1%
2011 79.5% 87.2% 70.6%
2001 70% 80.6% 57.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bharthana

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Chamarpur Rudrapur 92 Lakhna 88
Nagla Khanta 90 Bharthana 86
Medipur 90 Bakewar 81
Kharag Pur Sariya 90
Bharatpur Kalan 90
Piparipur Dhar 89
Naugawan 88
Jaimalpur 88
Sarai Mithey 87
Jagmohanpur 87

Workers profile

Bharthana has 31% (about 1.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 11% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bharthana

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.8% 21.7% 9.1% 69.2%
Male 48.3% 36.7% 11.6% 51.7%
Female 10.8% 4.5% 6.2% 89.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bharthana

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Sarsai Nawar 26 Bharthana 6
Takha 20.4 Bakewar 4
Kudrail 15.5 Lakhna 2.9
Maman Himmatpur 12.2
Sinhuan 10.6
Bakewer 10.5
Pali Kalan 9.9
Baharpur 9.2
Samther 9.2
Kusana 9