Chakeri Census Town, with population of 7526 is Kanpur sub district's the least populous census town located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chakeri census town is 6 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1248 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Chakeri Ward No 01 and the population of Chakeri Ward No 01 is 7526.

Nearest railway station is Kanpur Central which is 14 km far from here. Kanpur Nagar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 14 km. District head quarter of the census town is Kanpur Nagar which is 14 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 110 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 868 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.


The census town is home to 7526 people, among them 3803 (51%) are male and 3723 (49%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chakeri census town is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2109 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chakeri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,526 7,146 361 19 1,116
Male 3,803 3,602 192 9 559
Female 3,723 3,544 169 10 557

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 931 in Muslims are 1686 and in Christians are 1069

Religion wise population 2011 - Chakeri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,526 6,555 701 149 65 16 10 6 24
Male 3,803 3,394 261 72 46 9 3 4 14
Female 3,723 3,161 440 77 19 7 7 2 10

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 979 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 984, in schedule caste is 880 and in schedule tribe is 1111. There are 996 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.


Total 5745 people in the census town are literate, among them 3041 are male and 2704 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chakeri is 90%. 94% of male and 85% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Chakeri has 40% (2994) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 19% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chakeri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.8% 32.5% 7.3% 60.2%
Male 60.5% 54.8% 5.7% 39.5%
Female 18.6% 9.8% 8.9% 81.4%