Siddharthnagar District Urban Part, with population of about 1.6 lakh is Uttar Pradesh's the 7th least urban populous district, located in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Siddharthnagar district urban part is 57 km2 and it is the 22nd smallest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 2813 persons per km2. There are 5 sub districts in the district, among them Naugarh Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 50 thousand and Itwa Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of 8253.

Demographics

The district is home to about 1.6 lakh people, among them about 83 thousand (52%) are male and about 78 thousand (48%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Siddharthnagar district urban part is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 24 thousand households in the district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Siddharthnagar district urban part is 2813 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Siddharthnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 160,691 143,147 16,113 1,431 25,382
Male 82,954 73,808 8,424 722 13,218
Female 77,737 69,339 7,689 709 12,164

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 62% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 37% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 928 in Muslims are 952.

Religion wise population 2011 - Siddharthnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 160,691 99,106 59,409 253 315 1,002 24 13 569
Male 82,954 51,405 30,437 144 154 529 14 10 261
Female 77,737 47,701 28,972 109 161 473 10 3 308

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 106.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 78 thousand. Female population growth rate of the district is 109.9% which is 6.4% higher than male population growth rate of 103.5%. General caste population has increased by 104.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 103.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 14210% and child population has increased by 76.7% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Siddharthnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 106.5% 104.8% 103.9% 14210% 76.7%
Male 103.5% 101.3% 106.3% 10214.3% 78.8%
Female 109.9% 108.7% 101.4% 23533.3% 74.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 913 and in schedule tribe is 982. There are 920 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Siddharthnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 33 -22 553 -23
2011 937 939 913 982 920
2001 909 906 935 429 943

Literacy

Total about 98 thousand people in the district are literate, among them about 55 thousand are male and about 42 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Siddharthnagar is 72%. 80% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Siddharthnagar

Total Male Female
Change 4.0% 1.6% 7.1%
2011 72.1% 79.6% 64.3%
2001 68.1% 78% 57.2%

Workers profile

Siddharthnagar has 29% (about 47 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 13% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Siddharthnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29% 18.8% 10.3% 71%
Male 44.2% 30.1% 14.1% 55.8%
Female 12.8% 6.7% 6.1% 87.2%