Kanauja Village, with population of 5013 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 16th most populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kanauja village is 6 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 803 persons per km2.

The village comes under Kanauja panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5013 people, among them 2638 (53%) are male and 2375 (47%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanauja village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 831 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanauja

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,013 4,587 426 0 706
Male 2,638 2,428 210 0 383
Female 2,375 2,159 216 0 323

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4379. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.5% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 12.7%. General caste population has increased by 14%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.3% and child population has increased by 3.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanauja

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.5% 14% 20.3% 0% 3.1%
Male 12.7% 12.8% 12.3% 0% 0%
Female 16.5% 15.3% 29.3% 0% 7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 900 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, in schedule caste is 1029. There are 843 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 54 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanauja

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 20 136 0 54
2011 900 889 1029 0 843
2001 871 869 893 0 789

Literacy

Total 3413 people in the village are literate, among them 1982 are male and 1431 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanauja is 79%. 88% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanauja

Total Male Female
Change 10.4% 6.3% 15.3%
2011 79.2% 87.9% 69.7%
2001 68.8% 81.6% 54.4%

Workers profile

Kanauja has 29% (1450) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 7% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanauja

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.9% 27.4% 1.5% 71.1%
Male 48.8% 46.8% 2% 51.2%
Female 6.8% 5.9% 0.9% 93.2%