Balrampur District Urban Part, with population of about 1.7 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 8th least urban populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Balrampur district urban part is 58 km2 and it is the 24th smallest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 2846 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Balrampur Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 87 thousand and Utraula Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of about 32 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 87 thousand (52%) are male and about 80 thousand (48%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Balrampur district urban part is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 26 thousand households in the district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Balrampur district urban part is 2846 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Balrampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 166,391 157,654 8,600 137 23,482
Male 86,778 82,224 4,502 52 12,137
Female 79,613 75,430 4,098 85 11,345

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 49% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 49% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 910 in Muslims are 922 and in Not Stateds are 1090.

Religion wise population 2011 - Balrampur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 166,391 82,334 82,102 463 470 22 38 9 953
Male 86,778 43,098 42,726 232 237 12 15 2 456
Female 79,613 39,236 39,376 231 233 10 23 7 497

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 22.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 24% which is 2.4% higher than male population growth rate of 21.6%. General caste population has increased by 23.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 98.6% and child population has increased by 7% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Balrampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.7% 23.5% 9.1% 98.6% 7%
Male 21.6% 22.3% 9.2% 18.2% 7.6%
Female 24% 24.8% 9% 240% 6.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 910 and in schedule tribe is 1635. There are 935 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Balrampur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 18 -2 1067 -10
2011 917 917 910 1635 935
2001 899 899 912 568 945

Literacy

Total about 95 thousand people in the district are literate, among them about 54 thousand are male and about 42 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Balrampur is 67%. 72% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Balrampur

Total Male Female
Change 4.4% 2.2% 7.1%
2011 66.7% 72% 61%
2001 62.3% 69.8% 53.9%

Workers profile

Balrampur has 28% (about 47 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 9% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Balrampur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.4% 20.3% 8% 71.6%
Male 46.5% 34.8% 11.7% 53.5%
Female 8.5% 4.6% 3.9% 91.5%