Jewar Tahsil, with population of about 2.2 lakh is Gautam Buddha Nagar district's the least populous sub district, located in Gautam Buddha Nagar district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 83 villages in the sub district, among them Dayantpur is the most populous village with population of 9722 and Falaida Khadar is the least populous village with population of 44. Jewar Banger is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 21 km2 and Jewar Khader is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Jewar, Rabupura and Jahangirpur Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.2 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (54%) are male and about 1 lakh (46%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jewar tahsil is 16%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 37 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 73% (about 1.6 lakh) live in Jewar Sub District rural part and 27% (about 59 thousand) population live in the Jewar Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jewar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 221,232 169,240 51,991 1 35,925
Male 118,790 90,929 27,861 0 19,669
Female 102,442 78,311 24,130 1 16,256

Most populated Villages and Cities in Jewar

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Dayantpur 9722 Jewar 32269
Falaida Bangar 6596 Rabupura 15454
Kureb 6093 Jahangirpur 11006
Thora 5742
Asmadpur Charoli 5406
Karauli Bangar 4929
Mahadipur Bangar 4338
Tirthali 4180
Ranhara 3629
Ronija 3619

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 20% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 861 in Muslims are 894.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jewar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 221,232 175,191 43,376 366 523 62 459 5 1,250
Male 118,790 94,125 22,899 184 252 37 242 5 1,046
Female 102,442 81,066 20,477 182 271 25 217 0 204

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -12% which is -0.7% lower than male population growth rate of -11.3%. General caste population has decreased by -11.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -12.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -99.6% and child population has decreased by -26.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jewar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -11.6% -11.3% -12.2% -99.6% -26.9%
Male -11.3% -10.9% -12.2% -100% -25.7%
Female -12% -11.9% -12.2% -99.1% -28.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 862 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, in schedule caste is 866. There are 826 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 decreased by 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jewar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -8 -10 0 -799 -31
2011 862 861 866 0 826
2001 870 871 866 799 857

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Jewar

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Mahadipur Khadar 1106 Jahangirpur 891
Milk Karimabad 1005 Rabupura 881
Neemka Shahjahanpur 973 Jewar 877
Manjhipur Banger 954
Shahpur Nagala 953
Alawalpur 940
Rustampur 923
Kanpur 918
Amanullapur Urf Mahara 915
Akalpur 911

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 81 thousand are male and about 48 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jewar is 70%. 82% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jewar

Total Male Female
Change 9.8% 6.0% 14.1%
2011 69.5% 81.5% 55.7%
2001 59.7% 75.5% 41.6%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Jewar

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Hajipur 88 Jewar 67
Raslpur Ekbel 86 Jahangirpur 64
Amanullapur Urf Mahara 85 Rabupura 59
Kalupura 84
Jaunchana 84
Banwari Bara 82
Kanpur 82
Chak Jalalabad 82
Parohi 81
Shahpur Nagala 81

Workers profile

Jewar has 33% (about 72 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 18% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jewar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.8% 22.5% 10.2% 67.2%
Male 45.6% 35.1% 10.5% 54.4%
Female 17.8% 7.9% 9.9% 82.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Jewar

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Jewar Banger 21.2 Jewar 18.2
Rabupura (Rural) 15.9 Rabupura 10.4
Dayantpur 11.3 Jahangirpur 10
Govindgarh 10.7
Jahangirpur 10
Karauli Bangar 9.7
Asmadpur Charoli 9.5
Thora 9.3
Ranhara 7.3
Falaida Khadar 7