Budaun Tahsil, with population of about 10 lakh is Budaun district's the most populous sub district, located in Budaun district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 373 villages in the sub district, among them Shekhupur is the most populous village with population of about 16 thousand and Pachtaur Khalsa is the least populous village with population of 4. Kakora is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 17 km2 and Ujhani Grameen is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 6 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Budaun and Ujhani Nagar Palika Parishads Sakhanu, Kachhla, Kunwargaon and Gulariya Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 10 lakh people, among them about 5.3 lakh (53%) are male and about 4.7 lakh (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Budaun tahsil is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 1.7 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 75% (about 7.5 lakh) live in Budaun Sub District rural part and 25% (about 2.6 lakh) population live in the Budaun Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Budaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,002,911 833,666 169,208 37 174,600
Male 534,528 444,053 90,454 21 91,804
Female 468,383 389,613 78,754 16 82,796

Most populated Villages and Cities in Budaun

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Shekhupur 16007 Budaun 159285
Badaun (Bahar Chungi) 11324 Ujhani 62039
Kakora 11271 Sakhanu 10627
Ramzanpur 10548 Kachhla 9471
Khera Buzurg 8722 Kunwargaon 8053
Jagat 7787 Gulariya 5539
Gidhaul 7094
Arifpur Navada 6925
Byaur 6648
Kadar Chowk 6515

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 26% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 864 in Muslims are 911.

Religion wise population 2011 - Budaun

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,002,911 737,861 260,442 2,334 658 511 247 15 843
Male 534,528 395,748 136,310 1,181 368 272 137 7 505
Female 468,383 342,113 124,132 1,153 290 239 110 8 338

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 19.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 8.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 21.3% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of 17.7%. General caste population has increased by 18.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -57% and child population has increased by 2.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Budaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.4% 18.6% 23.6% -57% 2.5%
Male 17.7% 17% 21.4% -51.2% 1.7%
Female 21.3% 20.4% 26.2% -62.8% 3.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 877, in schedule caste is 871 and in schedule tribe is 762. There are 902 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 26 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 - Budaun

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 24 34 -238 15
2011 876 877 871 762 902
2001 850 853 837 1000 887

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Budaun

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Surajpur 1067 Budaun 915
Nagar 1031 Ujhani 912
Bhuria 1023 Gulariya 892
Bakhtpur 978 Sakhanu 887
Bhajpura 974 Kunwargaon 864
Masrara 969 Kachhla 840
Mira Patti 962
Anguiya 960
Ikri Basiyani 959
Rasoolpur Bilhari 955

Literacy

Total about 4.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.8 lakh are male and about 1.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Budaun is 56%. 64% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Budaun

Total Male Female
Change 10.6% 9.3% 12.6%
2011 55.6% 64.2% 45.7%
2001 45% 54.9% 33.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Budaun

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Pachtaur Khalsa 100 Budaun 71
Nagla Sharki 82 Gulariya 67
Aam Ganv 80 Kunwargaon 65
Chandanpur Pukhta 79 Ujhani 58
Tilokpur 75 Sakhanu 49
Jhandpur 74 Kachhla 46
Ahoramai 74
Jamrauli 73
Kharkhauli Buzurg 73
Narau Khurd 73

Workers profile

Budaun has 29% (about 2.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 7% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Budaun

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.8% 23.4% 5.3% 71.2%
Male 48% 40.8% 7.2% 52%
Female 6.8% 3.6% 3.2% 93.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Budaun

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kakora 17.4 Kachhla 10
Gulariya 15.1 Ujhani 6.5
Gidhaul 13.2 Gulariya 6.3
Jalalpur 11.6 Kunwargaon 6.1
Byaur 11 Budaun 6.1
Nanakhera Pukhta 10.9 Sakhanu 4.5
Kadar Chowk 10.5
Rionaia 10.4
Puthi Sarai 9.9
Bhoora Bhadraul 9.4