Lucknow Tahsil, with population of about 33.9 lakh is Lucknow district's the most populous sub district, located in Lucknow district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 204 villages in the sub district, among them Bijnor is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Saraimuhib is the least populous village with population of 41. Piparsand is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Chakdadanpur is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 5 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Lucknow Municipal Corporation; Lucknow Cantonment Board; Kakori Nagar Panchayat; Kalli Pashchim and Sarsawan Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 33.9 lakh people, among them about 17.7 lakh (52%) are male and about 16.3 lakh (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lucknow tahsil is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 6.4 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 86% (about 29.2 lakh) live in Lucknow Sub District urban part and 14% (about 4.7 lakh) population live in the Lucknow Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lucknow

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,391,208 2,900,849 483,455 6,904 368,963
Male 1,765,632 1,507,495 254,412 3,725 193,470
Female 1,625,576 1,393,354 229,043 3,179 175,493

Most populated Villages and Cities in Lucknow

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bijnor 14105 Lucknow 2817105
Banthra Sikander Pur 10989 Lucknow 63003
Jugor 9478 Kakori 19403
Khargapur 9459 Kalli Pashchim 12157
Rahimnagar Padhiyana 7851 Sarsawan 10655
Bhat Goan 7131
Ganeshpur Rahmanpur 6670
Amethiasalempur 6618
Sikrauri 6038
Salempur 5992

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 24% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 910 in Muslims are 951 and in Sikhs are 902.

Religion wise population 2011 - Lucknow

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,391,208 2,507,390 823,839 18,504 23,307 3,049 4,816 476 9,827
Male 1,765,632 1,312,783 422,250 9,120 12,254 1,659 2,425 238 4,903
Female 1,625,576 1,194,607 401,589 9,384 11,053 1,390 2,391 238 4,924

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 27.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 26.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 30.5% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 25.6%. General caste population has increased by 27.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 177.5% and child population has increased by 3.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lucknow

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.9% 27.5% 29.3% 177.5% 3.9%
Male 25.6% 25% 28.3% 180.5% 4.1%
Female 30.5% 30.3% 30.4% 174.1% 3.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 900 and in schedule tribe is 853. There are 907 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lucknow

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 38 15 -20 -4
2011 921 924 900 853 907
2001 886 886 885 873 911

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Lucknow

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Mahmoodpur 1140 Lucknow 928
Badhamau 1056 Sarsawan 921
Yusufnagar 1050 Kalli Pashchim 915
Soodi 1034 Kakori 910
Malesemau 1016 Lucknow 722
Tendava 1015
Mahipatmau 1015
Fatehganj 1013
Sarai Shekh 1012
Uattardhona 1012

Literacy

Total about 24.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13.4 lakh are male and about 11.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lucknow is 81%. 85% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lucknow

Total Male Female
Change 6.8% 5.3% 8.5%
2011 80.9% 85% 76.4%
2001 74.1% 79.7% 67.9%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Lucknow

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Malak 90 Lucknow 86
Noorpur Bhadarsa 89 Lucknow 82
Khargapur 87 Sarsawan 79
Pahiaajampur 87 Kalli Pashchim 71
Dadoopur 85 Kakori 65
Saidpur Purhi 85
Memora 84
Jagtapur 84
Miranpur Pinvat 84
Shahpur 82

Workers profile

Lucknow has 34% (about 11.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 14% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lucknow

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.6% 26.2% 7.4% 66.4%
Male 51.7% 42.4% 9.2% 48.3%
Female 13.9% 8.6% 5.3% 86.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Lucknow

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Piparsand 13 Lucknow 348.8
Mati 11.7 Lucknow 27.6
Rahimnagar Padhiyana 10.2 Kalli Pashchim 11.7
Kakori 9.9 Kakori 9.1
Bhat Goan 9.8 Sarsawan 5.5
Ain 9.8
Godramau 9.7
Parvar Pashchim 9.2
Jugor 8.8
Amavan 8.3