Auraiya Tahsil, with population of about 7 lakh is Auraiya district's the most populous sub district, located in Auraiya district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 370 villages in the sub district, among them Sehud is the most populous village with population of 9783 and Nakhatpur is the least populous village with population of 1. Sehud is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 29 km2 and Hasanpur Chand Khan is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 7 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Auraiya Nagar Palika Parishad; Babarpur Ajitmal, Dibiyapur, Phaphund and Atasu Nagar Panchayats Kasba Khanpur and Jamuhan Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 7 lakh people, among them about 3.8 lakh (54%) are male and about 3.2 lakh (46%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Auraiya tahsil is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 1.3 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 73% (about 5.1 lakh) live in Auraiya Sub District rural part and 27% (about 1.9 lakh) population live in the Auraiya Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Auraiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 700,707 489,868 210,734 105 99,360
Male 376,352 262,217 114,072 63 52,430
Female 324,355 227,651 96,662 42 46,930

Most populated Villages and Cities in Auraiya

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Sehud 9783 Auraiya 87736
Umari 7382 Babarpur Ajitmal 29284
Daulatpur 5281 Dibiyapur 27237
Ayana 5074 Phaphund 17637
Baisundnra 4967 Kasba Khanpur 11938
Sanpher 4744 Atasu 11568
Birhuni 4631 Jamuhan 7139
Dalel Nagar 4546
Bilawan 4446
Lakhanapur 4423

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 857 in Muslims are 910.

Religion wise population 2011 - Auraiya

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 700,707 638,257 60,254 741 311 106 185 12 841
Male 376,352 343,659 31,546 408 163 59 97 8 412
Female 324,355 294,598 28,708 333 148 47 88 4 429

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.2% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 16.4%. General caste population has increased by 16.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 56.7% and child population has decreased by -6.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Auraiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.2% 16.1% 19.8% 56.7% -6.5%
Male 16.4% 15.6% 18.3% 43.2% -6.7%
Female 18.2% 16.7% 21.6% 82.6% -6.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 862 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 868, in schedule caste is 847 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 895 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Auraiya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 8 23 144 5
2011 862 868 847 667 895
2001 849 860 824 523 890

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Auraiya

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kumahapur 2825 Phaphund 920
Milak Baghua 1200 Dibiyapur 902
Milak Husainpur Khurd 1095 Auraiya 899
Kundra 1072 Kasba Khanpur 899
Milak Husainpur Kalan 1029 Babarpur Ajitmal 879
Tatarpur Kalan 1022 Jamuhan 876
Jamalipur 1011 Atasu 855
Rajohapur 996
Aima Paigambarpur 986
Sarai Tadawa 970

Literacy

Total about 4.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.8 lakh are male and about 2 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Auraiya is 80%. 87% of male and 72% 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 - Auraiya

Total Male Female
Change 7.3% 4.9% 10.2%
2011 80.2% 86.9% 72.4%
2001 72.9% 82% 62.2%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Auraiya

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nakhatpur 100 Dibiyapur 90
Alipur Kamalpur 100 Auraiya 87
Sundaripur 100 Babarpur Ajitmal 84
Parsottampur 98 Atasu 84
Sariyapur 97 Jamuhan 81
Dharampur 97 Phaphund 79
Kakor Khurd 94 Kasba Khanpur 66
Purwa Bhawani 92
Bhagautipur Auraiya 92
Meerpur Pitam Singh 91

Workers profile

Auraiya has 32% (about 2.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 11% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Auraiya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.6% 23.5% 8.2% 68.4%
Male 49.3% 38.7% 10.5% 50.7%
Female 11.2% 5.7% 5.5% 88.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Auraiya

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Sehud 29.1 Dibiyapur 10
Mai 10.3 Auraiya 9
Malgawan 9.9 Atasu 8
Fareha 9.9 Kasba Khanpur 8
Kanchausi 9.1 Phaphund 5
Ayana 9 Babarpur Ajitmal 5
Sihauli 8.5 Jamuhan 2.4
Daulatpur 8.3
Umari 7.7
Bhasaun 7.4