Lahsari Census Town, with population of 5051 is Gorakhpur sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Gorakhpur sub district of Gorakhpur district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lahsari census town is 2 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3345 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Lahsari Ward No 01 and the population of Lahsari Ward No 01 is 5051.

Nearest railway station is Gorakhpur which is 6 km far from here. Gorakhpur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 6 km. District head quarter of the census town is Gorakhpur which is 6 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 291 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 733.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45.2°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.3°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5051 people, among them 2585 (51%) are male and 2466 (49%) are female. 94% 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 Lahsari census town is 18%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 772 households in the census town and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lahsari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,051 4,770 256 25 890
Male 2,585 2,430 140 15 437
Female 2,466 2,340 116 10 453

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 950 in Muslims are 1235.

Religion wise population 2011 - Lahsari

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,051 4,972 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Male 2,585 2,550 34 1 0 0 0 0 0
Female 2,466 2,422 42 0 1 0 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 15.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4357. Female population growth rate of the census town is 15.8% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of 16%. General caste population has increased by 14.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 26.7% and child population has decreased by -0.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lahsari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.9% 14.8% 26.7% 0% -0.6%
Male 16% 14.2% 38.6% 0% -8.8%
Female 15.8% 15.4% 14.9% 0% 8.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 963, in schedule caste is 829 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 1037 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 169 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lahsari

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 10 -171 667 169
2011 954 963 829 667 1037
2001 956 953 1000 0 868

Literacy

Total 2784 people in the census town are literate, among them 1745 are male and 1039 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lahsari is 67%. 81% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lahsari

Total Male Female
Change 12.4% 10.2% 13.9%
2011 66.9% 81.2% 51.6%
2001 54.5% 71% 37.7%

Workers profile

Lahsari has 26% (1290) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 7% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lahsari

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 25.5% 13.6% 11.9% 74.5%
Male 43.5% 23.3% 20.2% 56.5%
Female 6.7% 3.5% 3.2% 93.3%