Bareilly District Urban Part, with population of about 15.7 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 8th most urban populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bareilly district urban part is 278 km2 and it is the 5th biggest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 5640 persons per km2. There are 6 sub districts in the district, among them Bareilly Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 11 lakh and Nawabganj Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of about 64 thousand.

There are 2 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Bareilly Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; and Bareilly Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The district is home to about 15.7 lakh people, among them about 8.3 lakh (53%) are male and about 7.4 lakh (47%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bareilly district urban part is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.8 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Bareilly district urban part is 5640 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bareilly

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,568,409 1,450,819 114,728 2,862 205,834
Male 827,309 765,294 60,547 1,468 108,058
Female 741,100 685,525 54,181 1,394 97,776

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 50% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 47% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 878 in Muslims are 914 and in Not Stateds are 961

Religion wise population 2011 - Bareilly

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,568,409 791,330 740,302 10,157 10,027 624 575 247 15,147
Male 827,309 421,470 386,726 5,266 5,373 342 285 123 7,724
Female 741,100 369,860 353,576 4,891 4,654 282 290 124 7,423

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 31.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 32.1% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of 31.2%. General caste population has increased by 31.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 775.2% and child population has increased by 7.6% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bareilly

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31.6% 31.7% 28.8% 775.2% 7.6%
Male 31.2% 31.2% 28.5% 758.5% 7.8%
Female 32.1% 32.1% 29% 793.6% 7.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 896 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 895 and in schedule tribe is 950. There are 905 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has increased by 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bareilly

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 7 4 38 -2
2011 896 896 895 950 905
2001 890 889 891 912 907

Literacy

Total about 8.6 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 5 lakh are male and about 3.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bareilly is 63%. 69% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bareilly

Total Male Female
Change 4.2% 3.2% 5.3%
2011 63.1% 69% 56.5%
2001 58.9% 65.8% 51.2%

Workers profile

Bareilly has 32% (about 5.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 13% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bareilly

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.4% 25% 7.4% 67.6%
Male 50.1% 40.4% 9.7% 49.9%
Female 12.5% 7.7% 4.8% 87.5%