Dataganj Nagar Panchayat, with population of about 26 thousand is Dataganj sub district's the most populous nagar panchayat located in Dataganj sub district of Budaun district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dataganj nagar panchayat is 6 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 4374 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Dataganj Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 2972 and Dataganj Ward No 07 is the least populous ward with population of 836.

Nearest railway station is Budaun which is 30 km far from here. Dataganj is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Budaun which is 30 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 281 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 26 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (52%) are male and about 13 thousand (48%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dataganj nagar panchayat is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 4572 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dataganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,244 24,624 1,614 6 4,175
Male 13,682 12,824 855 3 2,206
Female 12,562 11,800 759 3 1,969

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 63% 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 920 in Muslims are 915.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dataganj

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 26,244 16,574 9,615 24 16 6 4 0 5
Male 13,682 8,634 5,022 12 8 4 1 0 1
Female 12,562 7,940 4,593 12 8 2 3 0 4

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 21% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 23.4% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of 18.9%. General caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -14.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 500% and child population has decreased by -5.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dataganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21% 24.4% -14.9% 500% -5.7%
Male 18.9% 22.3% -16.1% 200% -4.6%
Female 23.4% 26.8% -13.6% 0% -6.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 920, in schedule caste is 888 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 893 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dataganj

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 32 26 1000 -21
2011 918 920 888 1000 893
2001 885 888 862 0 914

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 8348 are male and 6057 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dataganj is 65%. 73% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dataganj

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 2.9% 6.9%
2011 65.3% 72.7% 57.2%
2001 60.7% 69.8% 50.3%

Workers profile

Dataganj has 28% (7436) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 8% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dataganj

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.3% 19.1% 9.2% 71.7%
Male 46.8% 34.1% 12.8% 53.2%
Female 8.2% 2.9% 5.3% 91.8%