Mathurapur Village, with population of 1979 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 32nd least populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mathurapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 33rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 801 persons per km2.

The village comes under Mathurapur panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 13 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1979 people, among them 1065 (54%) are male and 914 (46%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mathurapur village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 309 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mathurapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,979 1,788 191 0 293
Male 1,065 958 107 0 157
Female 914 830 84 0 136

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1700. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.7% which is 7.8% higher than male population growth rate of 12.9%. General caste population has increased by 14.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 32.6% and child population has decreased by -4.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mathurapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.4% 14.9% 32.6% 0% -4.6%
Male 12.9% 11.1% 32.1% 0% -12.8%
Female 20.7% 19.6% 33.3% 0% 7.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 858 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 866, in schedule caste is 785. There are 866 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 55 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 160 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mathurapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 55 61 7 0 160
2011 858 866 785 0 866
2001 803 805 778 0 706

Literacy

Total 1453 people in the village are literate, among them 862 are male and 591 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mathurapur is 86%. 95% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mathurapur

Total Male Female
Change 7.1% 0.8% 15.0%
2011 86.2% 94.9% 76%
2001 79.1% 94.1% 61%

Workers profile

Mathurapur has 23% (449) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 5% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mathurapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 22.7% 19.5% 3.2% 77.3%
Male 38.1% 33.7% 4.4% 61.9%
Female 4.7% 2.8% 1.9% 95.3%