Wazirganj Nagar Panchayat, with population of about 22 thousand is Bisauli sub district's the 2nd most populous nagar panchayat located in Bisauli sub district of Budaun district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Wazirganj nagar panchayat is 10 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 2139 persons per km2. There are 13 wards in the city, among them Wazirganj Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 2783 and Wazirganj Ward No 13 is the least populous ward with population of 1063.

Nearest railway station is Awanla which is 12 km far from here. Bisauli is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 17 km. District head quarter of the city is Badaun which is 25 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 347 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 824.58 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (53%) are male and about 10 thousand (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Wazirganj nagar panchayat is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3599 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Wazirganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,844 18,231 3,613 0 3,846
Male 11,582 9,675 1,907 0 2,027
Female 10,262 8,556 1,706 0 1,819

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 60% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 40% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 881 in Muslims are 895.

Religion wise population 2011 - Wazirganj

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 21,844 13,064 8,745 16 2 2 0 1 14
Male 11,582 6,947 4,615 10 1 1 0 1 7
Female 10,262 6,117 4,130 6 1 1 0 0 7

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 25.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 26.7% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 24.2%. General caste population has increased by 27.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.2% and child population has increased by 10.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Wazirganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.4% 27.6% 15.2% 0% 10.3%
Male 24.2% 26.9% 12% 0% 11.7%
Female 26.7% 28.4% 19.1% 0% 8.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 886 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 884, in schedule caste is 895. There are 897 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Wazirganj

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 9 54 0 -26
2011 886 884 895 0 897
2001 868 875 841 0 923

Literacy

Total 9699 people in the city are literate, among them 5985 are male and 3714 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Wazirganj is 54%. 63% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Wazirganj

Total Male Female
Change 2.6% 0.8% 5.0%
2011 53.9% 62.6% 44%
2001 51.3% 61.8% 39%

Workers profile

Wazirganj has 27% (5794) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 5% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Wazirganj

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 26.5% 22.3% 4.2% 73.5%
Male 45.2% 39% 6.2% 54.8%
Female 5.4% 3.4% 2% 94.6%