Nizamabad Tahsil, with population of about 6 lakh is Azamgarh district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Azamgarh district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 536 villages in the sub district, among them Fariya is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Mohammadpur is the least populous village with population of 2. Jamalpur Kazi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 99 km2 and Isapur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Sarai Mir and Nizamabad Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 6 lakh people, among them about 2.9 lakh (49%) are male and about 3 lakh (51%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nizamabad tahsil is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 85 thousand households in the sub district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 94% (about 5.6 lakh) live in Nizamabad Sub District rural part and 6% (about 33 thousand) population live in the Nizamabad Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nizamabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 595,715 449,649 145,640 426 96,498
Male 293,212 221,467 71,528 217 50,266
Female 302,503 228,182 74,112 209 46,232

Most populated Villages and Cities in Nizamabad

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Fariya 10041 Sarai Mir 19055
Jagdishpur 8269 Nizamabad 13848
Nandaon 7488
Rajapur Sikraur 6722
Sanjarpur 6540
Mudiyar 6315
Chhaun 5756
Niyauj 5696
Shervan 5653
Bairadih Urf Gambhirpur 5071

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 76% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 23% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1033 in Muslims are 1027.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nizamabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 595,715 455,327 137,216 517 45 1,850 24 35 701
Male 293,212 223,929 67,686 267 26 913 12 17 362
Female 302,503 231,398 69,530 250 19 937 12 18 339

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 5.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 17.6% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 16.2%. General caste population has increased by 18.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 321.8% and child population has decreased by -9.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nizamabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.9% 18.4% 12.4% 321.8% -9.8%
Male 16.2% 17.5% 12.3% 287.5% -8.7%
Female 17.6% 19.3% 12.5% 364.4% -10.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1032 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1030, in schedule caste is 1036 and in schedule tribe is 963. There are 920 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nizamabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 15 2 159 -21
2011 1032 1030 1036 963 920
2001 1020 1015 1034 804 941

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Nizamabad

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chak Molna 2000 Sarai Mir 952
Parsurampur 1636 Nizamabad 939
Muradabad 1616
Shahpur 1500
Bag Seth 1500
Kabirpur 1500
Shakurpur 1417
Gokulpur Aima 1388
Rampur 1386
Rakshpal Pur 1365

Literacy

Total about 3.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2 lakh are male and about 1.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nizamabad is 73%. 83% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nizamabad

Total Male Female
Change 14.4% 10.6% 18.1%
2011 72.7% 83% 62.9%
2001 58.3% 72.4% 44.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Nizamabad

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bag Seth 100 Sarai Mir 82
Katghar Babul 97 Nizamabad 81
Rafipur 97
Mukarmabad 95
Chak Kamaluddin 94
Chakiya Husenabad 94
Bishunpur 92
Chak Kasba 92
Israuli 91
Ata Patti 90

Workers profile

Nizamabad has 29% (about 1.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 17% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nizamabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28.7% 17.4% 11.3% 71.3%
Male 40.5% 27.5% 13% 59.5%
Female 17.2% 7.6% 9.6% 82.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Nizamabad

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Jamalpur Kazi 98.7 Sarai Mir 5
Durvasa 11.9 Nizamabad 1.8
Nandaon 11.2
Gokulpur Aima 9.8
Gosadi 8.2
Fariya 6.2
Mandra 5.4
Gandhuvai 5.3
Gothaon 5.2
Madhsiya 4.8