Shafipur (CT) Census Town, with population of about 11 thousand is Roorkee sub district's the 5th most populous census town located in Roorkee sub district of Hardwar district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Shafipur (CT) census town is 0 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 85654 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Shafipur Ward No 01 and the population of Shafipur Ward No 01 is about 11 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Roorkee which is 1 km far from here. Roorkee is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 1 km. District head quarter of the census town is Hardwar which is 31 km away. Dehradun is the state head quarter of the census town and is 81 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1203.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.2°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3.1°C.


The census town is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5910 (53%) are male and 5225 (47%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shafipur (CT) census town is 11%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 2316 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shafipur (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,135 10,686 444 5 1,208
Male 5,910 5,668 239 3 713
Female 5,225 5,018 205 2 495

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 883 in Muslims are 1011.

Religion wise population 2011 - Shafipur (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,135 10,801 177 28 92 0 20 0 17
Male 5,910 5,735 88 15 50 0 12 0 10
Female 5,225 5,066 89 13 42 0 8 0 7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 884 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 885, in schedule caste is 858 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 694 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.


Total 9378 people in the census town are literate, among them 5112 are male and 4266 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shafipur (CT) is 94%. 98% of male and 90% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Shafipur (CT) has 32% (3542) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 13% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shafipur (CT)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.8% 30.1% 1.7% 68.2%
Male 48.9% 47% 1.9% 51.1%
Female 12.5% 11.1% 1.5% 87.5%