Aliganj Nagar Palika Parishad, with population of about 28 thousand is Aliganj sub district's only nagar palika parishad located in Aliganj sub district of Etah district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Aliganj nagar palika parishad is 2 km2. Population density of the city is 17421 persons per km2. There are 25 wards in the city, among them Aliganj Ward No 17 is the most populous ward with population of 1926 and Aliganj Ward No 20 is the least populous ward with population of 712.

Nearest railway station is Dariavganj which is 10 km far from here. Aliganj is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Etah which is 52 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the city and is 265 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 925.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48.2°C and minimum temperature goes down to 4°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 28 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (53%) are male and about 13 thousand (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Aliganj nagar palika parishad is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 4474 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Aliganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28,396 24,569 3,827 0 4,236
Male 15,172 13,102 2,070 0 2,228
Female 13,224 11,467 1,757 0 2,008

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 63% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 35% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 868 in Muslims are 875 and in Buddhists are 865.

Religion wise population 2011 - Aliganj

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 28,396 17,855 10,079 30 0 166 151 0 115
Male 15,172 9,556 5,375 14 0 89 80 0 58
Female 13,224 8,299 4,704 16 0 77 71 0 57

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 17% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 24 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 16.8% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 17.2%. General caste population has increased by 19.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.3% and child population has decreased by -7.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Aliganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17% 19.7% 2.3% 0% -7.1%
Male 17.2% 20.1% 1.7% 0% -7.6%
Female 16.8% 19.3% 3% 0% -6.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 872 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 849. There are 901 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Aliganj

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -6 11 0 9
2011 872 875 849 0 901
2001 875 881 838 0 892

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 7295 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Aliganj is 72%. 77% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Aliganj

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 5.7% 9.9%
2011 71.7% 77.4% 65%
2001 64% 71.7% 55.1%

Workers profile

Aliganj has 27% (7740) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 8% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Aliganj

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 27.3% 21.7% 5.6% 72.7%
Male 44.1% 36.7% 7.4% 55.9%
Female 7.9% 4.4% 3.5% 92.1%