Padrauna Nagar Palika Parishad, with population of about 50 thousand is Padrauna sub district's only nagar palika parishad located in Padrauna sub district of Kushinagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Padrauna nagar palika parishad is 7 km2. Population density of the city is 7217 persons per km2. There are 25 wards in the city, among them Padrauna Ward No 03 is the most populous ward with population of 3008 and Padrauna Ward No 14 is the least populous ward with population of 1318.

Nearest railway station is Padrauna which is within the city. Padrauna is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kushinagar(padrauna). Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 352 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1152.8 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 26 thousand (52%) are male and about 24 thousand (48%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Padrauna nagar palika parishad is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8168 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Padrauna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,723 45,774 3,587 362 6,786
Male 25,700 23,637 1,863 200 3,508
Female 24,023 22,137 1,724 162 3,278

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 70% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 29% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 925 in Muslims are 960.

Religion wise population 2011 - Padrauna

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 49,723 34,815 14,611 160 70 22 3 0 42
Male 25,700 18,088 7,455 79 35 14 1 0 28
Female 24,023 16,727 7,156 81 35 8 2 0 14

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 44 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 13.7% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 10.5%. General caste population has increased by 12%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.2% and child population has decreased by -8.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Padrauna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12% 12% 2.2% 0% -8.8%
Male 10.5% 10.4% 1.1% 0% -10.2%
Female 13.7% 13.8% 3.3% 0% -7.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 937, in schedule caste is 925 and in schedule tribe is 810. There are 934 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Padrauna

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 28 19 810 28
2011 935 937 925 810 934
2001 908 909 906 0 906

Literacy

Total about 34 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Padrauna is 79%. 84% 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 - Padrauna

Total Male Female
Change 6.7% 3.4% 10.5%
2011 79% 84.5% 73.1%
2001 72.3% 81.1% 62.6%

Workers profile

Padrauna has 28% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 8% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Padrauna

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 27.6% 19.3% 8.3% 72.4%
Male 45.8% 32.9% 12.9% 54.2%
Female 8.2% 4.8% 3.4% 91.8%