Gunnaur Tahsil, with population of about 5.5 lakh is Budaun district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Budaun district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 307 villages in the sub district, among them Bhiravati is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Gawan Bahar Town is the least populous village with population of 16. Chabutara is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 44 km2 and Harupura Chetsingh is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Gunnaur, Babrala and Gawan Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 5.5 lakh people, among them about 3 lakh (54%) are male and about 2.6 lakh (46%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gunnaur tahsil is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 91 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 91% (about 5 lakh) live in Gunnaur Sub District rural part and 9% (about 51 thousand) population live in the Gunnaur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gunnaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 554,275 485,241 69,029 5 102,259
Male 297,404 260,844 36,559 1 54,543
Female 256,871 224,397 32,470 4 47,716

Most populated Villages and Cities in Gunnaur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bhiravati 10866 Gunnaur 23665
Rajpura 6707 Babrala 18108
Kadrabad 5552 Gawan 9568
Mehua Hasanganj 5451
Sunwar Sarai 4912
Kail 4717
Nyora 4454
Chaupur Danda 4335
Baghau 4330
Sultangarh 4265

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 859 in Muslims are 907.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gunnaur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 554,275 488,995 63,141 588 103 255 39 9 1,145
Male 297,404 263,048 33,113 295 55 138 16 6 733
Female 256,871 225,947 30,028 293 48 117 23 3 412

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 26.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 28.8% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of 24.3%. General caste population has increased by 25.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has increased by 12.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gunnaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.3% 25.9% 29.3% 0% 12.5%
Male 24.3% 23.8% 28.1% -50% 11.6%
Female 28.8% 28.5% 30.6% 33.3% 13.5%

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 860, in schedule caste is 888 and in schedule tribe is 4000. There are 875 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gunnaur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 32 17 2500 15
2011 864 860 888 4000 875
2001 833 828 871 1500 860

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Gunnaur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Karanpur 1167 Babrala 920
Naglia Devi 1166 Gunnaur 914
Gajafarpur 1082 Gawan 903
Amarpur 1036
Harupura Chetsingh 1029
Ishaqpur 1000
Narupura 1000
Baibhur 993
Ghagsemar 984
Vilaspur 983

Literacy

Total about 2.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.4 lakh are male and about 71 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gunnaur is 47%. 59% of male and 34% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 18% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gunnaur

Total Male Female
Change 17.7% 17.5% 18.4%
2011 47.3% 58.7% 34%
2001 29.6% 41.2% 15.6%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Gunnaur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Karanpur 89 Babrala 71
Dupta Kalan 74 Gawan 64
Davanthara Shyam 73 Gunnaur 46
Gajafarpur 71
Sarai Brahman 70
Latifpur Todhi 68
Kirtia/Kritiya 68
Hardaspur 67
Junvih 65
Medpur Danda 65

Workers profile

Gunnaur has 33% (about 1.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 16% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gunnaur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.1% 25.6% 7.5% 66.9%
Male 47.7% 41.7% 6.1% 52.3%
Female 16.1% 6.9% 9.2% 83.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Gunnaur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Chabutara 44.4 Gunnaur 9
Sunwar Sarai 11.2 Babrala 4
Pusavali 9.8 Gawan 3.5
Rukanabad 9.1
Samaspur Danda 8.6
Lahra Nagala Shyam 8
Hirauni 7.4
Sultangarh 7
Bijua Nagala 6.9
Rdradeep 6.8