Jewar Nagar Panchayat, with population of about 32 thousand is Jewar sub district's the most populous nagar panchayat located in Jewar sub district of Gautam Buddha Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jewar nagar panchayat is 18 km2 and it is the biggest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 1776 persons per km2. There are 16 wards in the city, among them Jewar Ward No 02 is the most populous ward with population of 3567 and Jewar Ward No 16 is the least populous ward with population of 1040.

Nearest railway station is Khurja which is 27 km far from here. Jevar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 40 km. District head quarter of the city is Gautambuddha Nagar which is 60 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 500 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 683 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 7°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (53%) are male and about 15 thousand (47%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jewar nagar panchayat is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 4623 households in the city and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jewar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32,269 25,182 7,087 0 5,095
Male 17,188 13,359 3,829 0 2,753
Female 15,081 11,823 3,258 0 2,342

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 62% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 37% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 860 in Muslims are 908.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jewar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 32,269 19,969 11,813 41 13 13 368 0 52
Male 17,188 10,735 6,191 19 3 8 197 0 35
Female 15,081 9,234 5,622 22 10 5 171 0 17

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 19.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 27 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 18.5% which is -1.8% lower than male population growth rate of 20.3%. General caste population has increased by 15.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.9% and child population has decreased by -4.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jewar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.4% 15.9% 33.9% 0% -4.2%
Male 20.3% 16.4% 36.2% 0% -1.7%
Female 18.5% 15.3% 31.4% 0% -6.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 877 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 885, in schedule caste is 851. There are 851 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jewar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -14 -8 -31 0 -46
2011 877 885 851 0 851
2001 891 893 882 0 897

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 7221 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jewar is 67%. 76% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jewar

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 6.2% 10.9%
2011 66.9% 75.9% 56.7%
2001 58.5% 69.7% 45.8%

Workers profile

Jewar has 27% (8588) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 7% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jewar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 26.6% 21.5% 5.1% 73.4%
Male 44% 36.7% 7.3% 56%
Female 6.8% 4.2% 2.5% 93.2%