Harraiya Nagar Panchayat, with population of 9158 is Harraiya sub district's the least populous nagar panchayat located in Harraiya sub district of Basti district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Harraiya nagar panchayat is 3 km2 and it is the biggest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 2694 persons per km2. There are 10 wards in the city, among them Harraiya Ward No 05 is the most populous ward with population of 1101 and Harraiya Ward No 06 is the least populous ward with population of 786.

Nearest railway station is Babhnan which is 17 km far from here. Haraiya is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Basti which is 32 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 175 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 770 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 37°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 9158 people, among them 4817 (53%) are male and 4341 (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Harraiya nagar panchayat is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1465 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Harraiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,158 7,608 1,521 29 1,175
Male 4,817 4,014 788 15 620
Female 4,341 3,594 733 14 555

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 894 in Muslims are 950.

Religion wise population 2011 - Harraiya

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,158 7,914 1,215 8 1 2 1 0 17
Male 4,817 4,178 623 4 1 2 0 0 9
Female 4,341 3,736 592 4 0 0 1 0 8

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8384. Female population growth rate of the city is 8.6% which is -1.2% lower than male population growth rate of 9.8%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.8% and child population has decreased by -20.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Harraiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.2% 11.8% -3.8% 0% -20.3%
Male 9.8% 13.1% -6.1% 0% -18.4%
Female 8.6% 10.4% -1.2% 0% -22.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 901 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 930 and in schedule tribe is 933. There are 895 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 10 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 - Harraiya

Total General SC ST Child
Change -10 -22 46 933 -46
2011 901 895 930 933 895
2001 911 917 884 0 941

Literacy

Total 6374 people in the city are literate, among them 3608 are male and 2766 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Harraiya is 80%. 86% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Harraiya

Total Male Female
Change 6.6% 3.4% 10.4%
2011 79.8% 86% 73.1%
2001 73.2% 82.6% 62.7%

Workers profile

Harraiya has 30% (2772) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 11% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Harraiya

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.3% 22% 8.2% 69.7%
Male 47.4% 36.9% 10.5% 52.6%
Female 11.3% 5.6% 5.7% 88.7%