Bilhaur Tahsil, with population of about 5.3 lakh is Kanpur Nagar district's the least populous sub district, located in Kanpur Nagar district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 352 villages in the sub district, among them Pura is the most populous village with population of 9791 and Tighra is the least populous village with population of 64. Auro Taharpur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 14 km2 and Keshwapur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Bilhaur Nagar Palika Parishad; Shivrajpur Nagar Panchayat; and Choubepur Kalan Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 5.3 lakh people, among them about 2.8 lakh (53%) are male and about 2.5 lakh (47%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bilhaur tahsil is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 97 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 92% (about 4.9 lakh) live in Bilhaur Sub District rural part and 8% (about 43 thousand) population live in the Bilhaur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bilhaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 530,025 385,671 144,331 23 71,807
Male 283,445 205,705 77,729 11 38,191
Female 246,580 179,966 66,602 12 33,616

Most populated Villages and Cities in Bilhaur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Pura 9791 Bilhaur 20493
Makanpur 9109 Shivrajpur 11948
Malau 8168 Choubepur Kalan 10785
Kakawan 6184
Bilhaur Dehat 6100
Auro Taharpur 6064
Dorva Jamauli 5866
Pem 5567
Baranda 5441
Raugaon 5291

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 865 in Muslims are 917.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bilhaur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 530,025 473,021 54,995 710 65 607 30 6 591
Male 283,445 253,663 28,682 396 33 325 12 3 331
Female 246,580 219,358 26,313 314 32 282 18 3 260

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 14.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 15.6% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 13.3%. General caste population has increased by 12.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.6% and child population has decreased by -10% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bilhaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.3% 12.5% 19.6% 0% -10%
Male 13.3% 11.5% 18.4% 0% -10.4%
Female 15.6% 13.7% 21% 0% -9.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 870 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 857 and in schedule tribe is 1091. There are 880 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bilhaur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 17 19 1091 8
2011 870 875 857 1091 880
2001 853 858 838 0 872

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bilhaur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kamalpur 1200 Choubepur Kalan 902
Rajarampur 1064 Shivrajpur 901
Bojha 1056 Bilhaur 891
Pure Balan 1040
Mureri 1039
Bahrampur 1021
Jagdishpur 1011
Fattepur Majra Dalip Nagar 1008
Ahmadpur Nadiha 1008
Maharaj Nagar 1000

Literacy

Total about 3.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2 lakh are male and about 1.5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bilhaur is 76%. 83% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bilhaur

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 6.5% 10.8%
2011 76% 82.6% 68.4%
2001 67.6% 76.1% 57.6%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bilhaur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Para Pratappur 94 Choubepur Kalan 84
Bahlolpur 93 Shivrajpur 80
Jafrabad 92 Bilhaur 69
Gurainy 92
Nivada Sukkha 91
Nadupur 91
Lachhimanpur Mishran 91
Bahramapur 90
Hindupur 90
Roodrapur Bail 90

Workers profile

Bilhaur has 34% (about 1.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 12% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bilhaur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.8% 26.7% 7.2% 66.2%
Male 53.3% 44.7% 8.6% 46.7%
Female 11.5% 6% 5.5% 88.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bilhaur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Auro Taharpur 13.5 Shivrajpur 4.2
Anei 11.7 Bilhaur 3
Uttha 10.9 Choubepur Kalan 1.8
Madara Rai Guman 10.4
Bawan Jhala Muzaffarpur 10.3
Dorva Jamauli 9.6
Nanamau 9.1
Nadeeha Khurd 8.5
Raugaon 8.5
Kakawan 8.4