Gautam Buddha Nagar Tahsil, with population of about 3.2 lakh is Gautam Buddha Nagar district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Gautam Buddha Nagar district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 113 villages in the sub district, among them Dankaur is the most populous village with population of 7718 and Jaganpur Doab is the least populous village with population of 6. Dankaur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 15 km2 and Mustfabad is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 4 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Greater Noida and Kherli Hafizpur Census Towns Dankaur and Bilaspur Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.2 lakh people, among them about 1.7 lakh (54%) are male and about 1.5 lakh (46%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gautam Buddha Nagar tahsil is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 56 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 58% (about 1.8 lakh) live in Gautam Buddha Nagar Sub District rural part and 42% (about 1.3 lakh) population live in the Gautam Buddha Nagar Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gautam Buddha Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 316,790 266,539 50,220 31 50,499
Male 169,959 143,207 26,731 21 27,490
Female 146,831 123,332 23,489 10 23,009

Most populated Villages and Cities in Gautam Buddha Nagar

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Dankaur 7718 Greater Noida 102054
Mirzapur 6393 Dankaur 13520
Dhanauri 4718 Bilaspur 8980
Salempur Gurjar 4553 Kherli Hafizpur 7932
Ladpura 4315
Parsaul 4292
Kanarsi 4101
Fatehpur Atta 3904
Nawada 3867
Dadupur Dankaur 3687

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 861 in Muslims are 899.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gautam Buddha Nagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 316,790 270,154 42,921 705 1,245 85 449 27 1,204
Male 169,959 145,128 22,601 374 653 46 244 16 897
Female 146,831 125,026 20,320 331 592 39 205 11 307

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 22.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 23.1% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 21.3%. General caste population has increased by 27.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 14.8% and child population has increased by 0.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gautam Buddha Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.1% 27.2% 0.8% 14.8% 0.4%
Male 21.3% 26.4% -0.4% 75% 1.2%
Female 23.1% 28% 2.2% -33.3% -0.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, in schedule caste is 879 and in schedule tribe is 476. There are 837 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gautam Buddha Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 11 23 -774 -15
2011 864 861 879 476 837
2001 852 850 856 1250 852

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Gautam Buddha Nagar

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Basantpur Banger 2200 Bilaspur 913
Mustfabad 1200 Kherli Hafizpur 887
Asdullapur 1015 Dankaur 883
Kondli Khadar 1000 Greater Noida 837
Murshadpur 997
Samspur 979
Pauvari 972
Fazayalpur 971
Nagli Sabapur 957
Gharbarah 956

Literacy

Total about 2.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.2 lakh are male and about 82 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gautam Buddha Nagar is 77%. 87% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gautam Buddha Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 14.3% 7.6% 22.3%
2011 77.5% 86.9% 66.6%
2001 63.2% 79.3% 44.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Gautam Buddha Nagar

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nagala Chiti 89 Greater Noida 86
Changauli 87 Kherli Hafizpur 82
Daudpur 86 Dankaur 78
Samspur 85 Bilaspur 68
Rajpur Kalan 85
Asdullapur 85
Gunpura 84
Yakutpur I 83
Dostpur Mangroli Bangar 83
Khanpur 82

Workers profile

Gautam Buddha Nagar has 33% (about 1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 17% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gautam Buddha Nagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.7% 25.5% 7.2% 67.3%
Male 46.8% 39.2% 7.6% 53.2%
Female 16.5% 9.7% 6.8% 83.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Gautam Buddha Nagar

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Dankaur 14.6 Greater Noida 20
Vilaspur 9.1 Dankaur 9.9
Jaganpur Afzalpur 7.7 Kherli Hafizpur 2.2
Murshadpur 7.1 Bilaspur 2.1
Gulavali 6.8
Dhanauri 6.1
Parsaul 6
Mirzapur 6
Kherli Bhav Mozampur 6
Munj Kheda 5.9