Chitrakoot District Urban Part, with population of about 96 thousand is Uttar Pradesh's the 2nd least urban populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chitrakoot district urban part is 29 km2 and it is the 5th smallest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 3348 persons per km2. There are 2 sub districts in the district, among them Karwi Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 83 thousand and Mau Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of about 13 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 96 thousand people, among them about 51 thousand (53%) are male and about 45 thousand (47%) are female. 79% 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 Chitrakoot district urban part is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 17 thousand households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Chitrakoot district urban part is 3348 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chitrakoot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 96,332 76,572 19,755 5 13,246
Male 50,927 40,609 10,315 3 7,077
Female 45,405 35,963 9,440 2 6,169

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 887 in Muslims are 936.

Religion wise population 2011 - Chitrakoot

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 96,332 87,578 8,483 160 3 26 46 3 33
Male 50,927 46,399 4,381 85 1 15 22 3 21
Female 45,405 41,179 4,102 75 2 11 24 0 12

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 25.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 77 thousand. Female population growth rate of the district is 27.2% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 24.6%. General caste population has increased by 22.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 400% and child population has decreased by -1.8% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chitrakoot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.8% 22.5% 40.7% 400% -1.8%
Male 24.6% 21.1% 40.4% 200% 1.8%
Female 27.2% 24% 41.1% 0% -5.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 886, in schedule caste is 915 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 872 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chitrakoot

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 21 5 667 -68
2011 892 886 915 667 872
2001 873 865 910 0 940

Literacy

Total about 63 thousand people in the district are literate, among them about 37 thousand are male and about 27 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chitrakoot is 76%. 84% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chitrakoot

Total Male Female
Change -1.1% -2.8% 1.1%
2011 76.3% 84% 67.6%
2001 77.4% 86.8% 66.5%

Workers profile

Chitrakoot has 28% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 9% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chitrakoot

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.5% 24% 4.4% 71.5%
Male 45.7% 40% 5.7% 54.3%
Female 9.2% 6.2% 3% 90.8%