Allahabad Tahsil, with population of about 14 lakh is Allahabad district's the most populous sub district, located in Allahabad district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 85 villages in the sub district, among them Bamrouli Uparhar is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Virampur is the least populous village with population of 27. Karehada Uparhar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 10 km2 and Dadanpur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 5 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Allahabad Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; Allahabad Municipal Corporation; Allahabad Cantonment Board; Bihka Urf Pura Mufti and Shaha Urf Pipalgaon Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 14 lakh people, among them about 7.6 lakh (54%) are male and about 6.4 lakh (46%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Allahabad tahsil is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 2.5 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 87% (about 12.1 lakh) live in Allahabad Sub District urban part and 13% (about 1.8 lakh) population live in the Allahabad Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Allahabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,395,816 1,171,182 221,812 2,822 156,538
Male 758,719 636,729 120,421 1,569 84,824
Female 637,097 534,453 101,391 1,253 71,714

Most populated Villages and Cities in Allahabad

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bamrouli Uparhar 14376 Allahabad 1168385
Asrawe Kalan 7387 Allahabad 1112544
Kathula Gospur 7179 Allahabad 26944
Ahmadpur Pawan 7092 Bihka Urf Pura Mufti 10749
Jhalwa 6711 Shaha Urf Pipalgaon 8342
Umarpurniwa Uprhar 6124
Akbarpur Sallahpur 5559
Manori 5235
Karehada Uparhar 4727
Tikri Uparhar 4038

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 21% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 825 in Muslims are 897 and in Not Stateds are 736.

Religion wise population 2011 - Allahabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,395,816 1,069,443 297,879 8,404 3,384 629 1,249 257 14,571
Male 758,719 586,041 156,987 4,280 1,850 363 658 145 8,395
Female 637,097 483,402 140,892 4,124 1,534 266 591 112 6,176

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 16.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.5% which is 3.5% higher than male population growth rate of 15%. General caste population has increased by 15.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 312% and child population has increased by 12.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Allahabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.6% 15.9% 19.1% 312% 12.4%
Male 15% 14.2% 18.4% 274.5% 16.2%
Female 18.5% 18.1% 20% 371.1% 8.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 840 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 839, in schedule caste is 842 and in schedule tribe is 799. There are 845 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 63 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Allahabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 27 12 164 -63
2011 840 839 842 799 845
2001 815 812 830 635 908

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Allahabad

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Virampur 1455 Bihka Urf Pura Mufti 884
Chak Lakhanpur 1143 Shaha Urf Pipalgaon 862
Chak Dadanpur 1000 Allahabad 853
Ujihiniima 998 Allahabad 853
Ashrafpur Khas 985 Allahabad 827
Keshopur 966
Kherwa 963
Mainapur 961
Umari 952
Rasoolpur Kashipur Uparhar 948

Literacy

Total about 10.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 5.8 lakh are male and about 4.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Allahabad is 82%. 86% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Allahabad

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 3.4% 7.7%
2011 82.1% 86.4% 76.9%
2001 76.9% 83% 69.2%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Allahabad

Workers profile

Allahabad has 33% (about 4.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 17% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Allahabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.5% 24% 9.5% 66.5%
Male 47.3% 36.5% 10.9% 52.7%
Female 17% 9.2% 7.8% 83%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Allahabad