Bilariaganj Nagar Panchayat, with population of about 13 thousand is Sagri sub district's the most populous nagar panchayat located in Sagri sub district of Azamgarh district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bilariaganj nagar panchayat is 5 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 2630 persons per km2. There are 11 wards in the city, among them Bilariaganj Ward No 06 is the most populous ward with population of 1728 and Bilariaganj Ward No 03 is the least populous ward with population of 896.

Nearest railway station is Azamgarh which is 20 km far from here. Sagari is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 14 km. District head quarter of the city is Azamgarh which is 20 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 275 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 801 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 6636 (51%) are male and 6460 (49%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bilariaganj nagar panchayat is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1596 households in the city and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bilariaganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,096 12,138 958 0 2,017
Male 6,636 6,144 492 0 1,031
Female 6,460 5,994 466 0 986

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 63% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Hindus which contribute 36% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 996 in Hindus are 940.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bilariaganj

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 13,096 4,767 8,280 23 0 0 0 2 24
Male 6,636 2,457 4,148 13 0 0 0 2 16
Female 6,460 2,310 4,132 10 0 0 0 0 8

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 10.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 12.1% which is 3.7% higher than male population growth rate of 8.4%. General caste population has increased by 9.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.1% and child population has decreased by -3.5% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bilariaganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.2% 9.6% 18.1% 0% -3.5%
Male 8.4% 7.7% 17.4% 0% -5.5%
Female 12.1% 11.6% 18.9% 0% -1.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 947. There are 956 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bilariaganj

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 34 11 0 39
2011 973 976 947 0 956
2001 942 942 936 0 917

Literacy

Total 9558 people in the city are literate, among them 5152 are male and 4406 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bilariaganj is 86%. 92% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bilariaganj

Total Male Female
Change 7.2% 5.4% 9.1%
2011 86.3% 91.9% 80.5%
2001 79.1% 86.5% 71.4%

Workers profile

Bilariaganj has 27% (3491) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 39% male and 14% female population are working population. 24% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bilariaganj

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 26.7% 15.4% 11.3% 73.3%
Male 38.6% 23.7% 14.9% 61.4%
Female 14.4% 6.8% 7.6% 85.6%