Ataur Village, with population of 2898 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 29th most populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ataur village is 4 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 755 persons per km2.

The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ataur village is 201003. The village comes under Ataur panchayat. Rjapur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2898 people, among them 1537 (53%) are male and 1361 (47%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ataur village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 452 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ataur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,898 2,298 600 0 367
Male 1,537 1,224 313 0 187
Female 1,361 1,074 287 0 180

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2742. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.7% which is 9.1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.6%. General caste population has increased by 9.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -7.7% and child population has decreased by -3.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ataur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.7% 9.8% -7.7% 0% -3.2%
Male 1.6% 5.6% -11.6% 0% -12.2%
Female 10.7% 15.1% -3% 0% 8.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 885 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 877, in schedule caste is 917. There are 963 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 73 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 184 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ataur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 73 72 81 0 184
2011 885 877 917 0 963
2001 812 805 836 0 779

Literacy

Total 2153 people in the village are literate, among them 1269 are male and 884 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ataur is 85%. 94% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ataur

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 5.2% 12.8%
2011 85.1% 94% 74.9%
2001 76.8% 88.8% 62.1%

Workers profile

Ataur has 31% (899) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 14% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ataur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31% 23.1% 8% 69%
Male 46.5% 36.2% 10.3% 53.5%
Female 13.6% 8.2% 5.4% 86.4%