Huzur Tahsil, with population of about 21.1 lakh is Bhopal district's the most populous sub district, located in Bhopal district of the state Madhya Pradesh in India. There are 211 villages in the sub district, among them Ratanpur is the most populous village with population of 6208 and Sumer Khedi is the least populous village with population of 4. Samarda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 44 km2 and Bavali Kheda is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Bhopal Municipal Corporation; and Kolar Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 21.1 lakh people, among them about 11 lakh (52%) are male and about 10.1 lakh (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Huzur tahsil is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 4.5 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 89% (about 18.9 lakh) live in Huzur Sub District urban part and 11% (about 2.2 lakh) population live in the Huzur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Huzur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,107,523 1,745,333 298,256 63,934 260,915
Male 1,097,423 909,739 154,574 33,110 135,878
Female 1,010,100 835,594 143,682 30,824 125,037

Most populated Villages and Cities in Huzur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Ratanpur 6208 Bhopal 1798218
Kanasaiya 6084 Kolar 87882
Toomda 5413
Samarda Kaliyasot 5167
Bangrasia 4946
Neelbad 4282
Mugaliyachhap 3931
Lamba Kheda 3908
Chhawani Adampur 3842
Islamnagar 3638

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 72% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 24% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 903 in Muslims are 963 and in Jains are 976

Religion wise population 2011 - Huzur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 2,107,523 1,521,618 497,564 23,064 10,756 21,636 25,338 324 7,223
Male 1,097,423 799,720 253,420 11,476 5,462 11,058 12,825 184 3,278
Female 1,010,100 721,898 244,144 11,588 5,294 10,578 12,513 140 3,945

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 29.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 31.1% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 27.8%. General caste population has increased by 28%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 15.8% and child population has increased by 6.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Huzur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29.3% 28% 41.3% 15.8% 6.1%
Male 27.8% 26.5% 39.6% 14% 6.5%
Female 31.1% 29.7% 43.1% 17.8% 5.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 918, in schedule caste is 930 and in schedule tribe is 931. 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Huzur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 22 23 30 -8
2011 920 918 930 931 920
2001 897 896 907 901 928

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Huzur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Rolu Khedi 1500 Kolar 923
Prempura 1286 Bhopal 921
Rusalli Chunanagar 1227
Sewaniya 1169
Rasuliya Ghat 1153
Panchawa 1130
Fatehpur Dobra 1111
Narela Bazyafth 1100
Amrabad Kalan 1097
Kalyanpur 1091

Literacy

Total about 15.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 8.3 lakh are male and about 6.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Huzur is 82%. 87% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Huzur

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 2.5% 7.1%
2011 82.1% 86.6% 77.3%
2001 77.5% 84.1% 70.2%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Huzur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Sumer Khedi 100 Kolar 84
Ratanpur 90 Bhopal 83
Saista Khedi 89
Samarda Kaliyasot 89
Kolu Khedi 88
Bagli 88
Bangrasia 88
Khar Khedi 87
Hinotiya Jagir 87
Chhan 86

Workers profile

Huzur has 36% (about 7.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 18% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Huzur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35.8% 30.1% 5.6% 64.2%
Male 52.3% 46.1% 6.2% 47.7%
Female 17.8% 12.7% 5% 82.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Huzur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Samarda 44.2 Bhopal 285.9
Toomda 23.6 Kolar 50.2
Balampur 18.5
Kanasaiya 18.3
Chhawani Adampur 17.4
Amoni 16.9
Amjhira 16.8
Kalyanpura 16.4
Kalyanpur 16.2
Bagarauda 15.1