Kheri District Urban Part, with population of about 4.6 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 27th most urban populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kheri district urban part is 88 km2 and it is the 28th biggest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 5241 persons per km2. There are 6 sub districts in the district, among them Lakhimpur Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 2.1 lakh and Dhaurahara Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of about 25 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 4.6 lakh people, among them about 2.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 2.2 lakh (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kheri district urban part is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 84 thousand households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Kheri district urban part is 5241 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kheri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 461,035 417,711 42,395 929 60,739
Male 242,508 219,457 22,527 524 31,862
Female 218,527 198,254 19,868 405 28,877

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 64% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 34% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 887 in Muslims are 926 and in Sikhs are 878.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kheri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 461,035 294,962 157,916 1,113 4,565 637 203 25 1,614
Male 242,508 156,286 81,972 547 2,431 359 103 15 795
Female 218,527 138,676 75,944 566 2,134 278 100 10 819

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 33.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 3.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 35.5% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of 31.6%. General caste population has increased by 33.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 134% and child population has increased by 12% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kheri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.4% 33.6% 30.6% 134% 12%
Male 31.6% 31.7% 29% 115.6% 11.8%
Female 35.5% 35.7% 32.5% 163% 12.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 901 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 882 and in schedule tribe is 773. There are 906 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kheri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 26 23 139 2
2011 901 903 882 773 906
2001 875 877 859 634 904

Literacy

Total about 2.9 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 1.6 lakh are male and about 1.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kheri is 72%. 76% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kheri

Total Male Female
Change 4.4% 3.0% 6.2%
2011 71.7% 76.4% 66.5%
2001 67.3% 73.4% 60.3%

Workers profile

Kheri has 30% (about 1.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 9% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kheri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.1% 23.5% 6.6% 69.9%
Male 49.2% 39.9% 9.3% 50.8%
Female 8.9% 5.3% 3.6% 91.1%