Hapur Tahsil, with population of about 9.5 lakh is Ghaziabad district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Ghaziabad district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 202 villages in the sub district, among them Bhajeda Kalan is the most populous village with population of about 16 thousand and Murad Allipur is the least populous village with population of 2. Dhaulana is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 12 km2 and Meerapur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Hapur and Pilkhuwa Nagar Palika Parishads and Babugarh Nagar Panchayat.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 9.5 lakh people, among them about 5.1 lakh (53%) are male and about 4.5 lakh (47%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hapur tahsil is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 1.6 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 63% (about 6 lakh) live in Hapur Sub District rural part and 37% (about 3.5 lakh) population live in the Hapur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 953,480 732,183 221,209 88 151,665
Male 505,452 387,237 118,164 51 81,700
Female 448,028 344,946 103,045 37 69,965

Most populated Villages and Cities in Hapur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bhajeda Kalan 15957 Hapur 262983
Asodha 15588 Pilkhuwa 83736
Dehra 14501 Babugarh 5452
Dhaulana 14060
Piplehda 11391
Galand 9886
Sapanwat 9284
Khera 9056
Salai 8131
Sikheda 7727

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 68% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 31% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 877 in Muslims are 909.

Religion wise population 2011 - Hapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 953,480 647,646 298,798 1,678 2,716 281 1,045 2 1,314
Male 505,452 345,129 156,501 889 1,429 148 537 2 817
Female 448,028 302,517 142,297 789 1,287 133 508 0 497

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 23.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 7.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 24.7% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 21.9%. General caste population has increased by 23.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 700% and child population has increased by 8.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23.2% 23.5% 22.2% 700% 8.7%
Male 21.9% 22.3% 20.8% 537.5% 9.3%
Female 24.7% 24.9% 23.8% 1133.3% 8.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 886 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 891, in schedule caste is 872 and in schedule tribe is 725. There are 856 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 19 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 - Hapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 19 21 350 -10
2011 886 891 872 725 856
2001 867 872 851 375 866

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Hapur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Shivnagri 1500 Pilkhuwa 893
Sadullapur Gokul 1400 Babugarh 892
Udaipur 1141 Hapur 885
Mirzapur Patti 1133
Jarauthi 1077
Hirdaypur 1075
Jasrup Nagar 1048
Murad Allipur 1000
Ibrahimpur Tasauli 1000
Mirzapur 981

Literacy

Total about 5.9 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 3.5 lakh are male and about 2.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hapur is 74%. 83% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hapur

Total Male Female
Change 8.8% 6.4% 12.0%
2011 73.6% 82.8% 63.3%
2001 64.8% 76.4% 51.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Hapur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Mirzapur Patti 100 Babugarh 80
Murad Allipur 100 Pilkhuwa 78
Tatarpur 92 Hapur 74
Firozabad Urf Sitadei 89
Sami 89
Parson 87
Shakarpur 86
Ibrahimpur Tasauli 85
Mirzapur 84
Shaulana 84

Workers profile

Hapur has 31% (about 3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 12% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.4% 25.1% 6.3% 68.6%
Male 48.2% 41.2% 7% 51.8%
Female 12.4% 6.9% 5.5% 87.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Hapur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Dhaulana 12.3 Hapur 14.2
Bhajeda Kalan 9.6 Pilkhuwa 5.3
Sarawa 9.4 Babugarh 5
Asodha 8.6
Sapanwat 7.9
Gohra Alamgirpur 7.8
Parpa 7.7
Muzaffara Bagadpur 7.5
Galand 7
Upeda 7