Nagla (CT) Census Town, with population of about 22 thousand is Kichha sub district's the most populous census town located in Kichha sub district of Udham Singh Nagar district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Nagla (CT) census town is 28 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 795 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Nagla Ward No 01 and the population of Nagla Ward No 01 is about 22 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Pantnagar which is 33 km far from here. Kichha is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 12 km. District head quarter of the census town is Rudrapur which is 20 km away. Dehradun is the state head quarter of the census town and is 300 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1296.6 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 0.8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (54%) are male and about 10 thousand (46%) 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 Nagla (CT) census town is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3798 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nagla (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,258 17,421 4,751 86 2,446
Male 11,989 9,478 2,474 37 1,286
Female 10,269 7,943 2,277 49 1,160

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 12% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 858 in Muslims are 851.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nagla (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 22,258 19,351 2,687 98 57 12 25 1 27
Male 11,989 10,414 1,452 51 32 8 19 1 12
Female 10,269 8,937 1,235 47 25 4 6 0 15

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is -0.1% which is 5.3% higher than male population growth rate of -5.4%. General caste population has decreased by -10.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 258.3% and child population has decreased by -15.9% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nagla (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3% -10.8% 39.9% 258.3% -15.9%
Male -5.4% -12.3% 34.3% 146.7% -15.9%
Female -0.1% -8.8% 46.4% 444.4% -15.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 857 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 838, in schedule caste is 920 and in schedule tribe is 1324. There are 902 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 increased by 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nagla (CT)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 46 32 76 724 1
2011 857 838 920 1324 902
2001 811 806 844 600 901

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 9657 are male and 6978 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nagla (CT) is 84%. 90% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nagla (CT)

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 2.6% 8.1%
2011 84% 90.2% 76.6%
2001 79.1% 87.6% 68.5%

Workers profile

Nagla (CT) has 29% (6527) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 13% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nagla (CT)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.3% 26.1% 3.2% 70.7%
Male 43.2% 40% 3.2% 56.8%
Female 13.1% 9.9% 3.3% 86.9%