Azmatgarh Nagar Panchayat, with population of about 12 thousand is Sagri sub district's the 3rd least populous nagar panchayat located in Sagri sub district of Azamgarh district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Azmatgarh nagar panchayat is 3 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 3885 persons per km2. There are 11 wards in the city, among them Azmatgarh Ward No 02 is the most populous ward with population of 1552 and Azmatgarh Ward No 07 is the least populous ward with population of 767.

Nearest railway station is Azamgarh which is 25 km far from here. Sagri is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 5 km. District head quarter of the city is Azamgarh which is 25 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 297 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 12 thousand people, among them 6178 (51%) are male and 5982 (49%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Azmatgarh nagar panchayat is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1752 households in the city and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Azmatgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,160 9,514 2,588 58 1,862
Male 6,178 4,783 1,366 29 968
Female 5,982 4,731 1,222 29 894

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 16% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 940 in Muslims are 1132.

Religion wise population 2011 - Azmatgarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 12,160 10,191 1,917 27 1 0 1 3 20
Male 6,178 5,253 899 13 1 0 0 2 10
Female 5,982 4,938 1,018 14 0 0 1 1 10

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 10.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 8.3% which is -3.5% lower than male population growth rate of 11.8%. General caste population has increased by 10%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.9% and child population has decreased by -20.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Azmatgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.1% 10% 7.9% 0% -20.7%
Male 11.8% 11.9% 9.1% 0% -16.2%
Female 8.3% 8.1% 6.5% 0% -25.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 895 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 924 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 109 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Azmatgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -32 -35 -21 1000 -109
2011 968 989 895 1000 924
2001 1000 1024 916 0 1033

Literacy

Total 6835 people in the city are literate, among them 3909 are male and 2926 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Azmatgarh is 66%. 75% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Azmatgarh

Total Male Female
Change 13.1% 9.1% 17.0%
2011 66.4% 75% 57.5%
2001 53.3% 65.9% 40.5%

Workers profile

Azmatgarh has 27% (3320) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 13% female population are working population. 21% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Azmatgarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 27.3% 12.2% 15.1% 72.7%
Male 41.4% 21.1% 20.3% 58.6%
Female 12.7% 3.1% 9.6% 87.3%