Rudhauli Tahsil, with population of about 2.1 lakh is Basti district's the least populous sub district, located in Basti district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 257 villages in the sub district, among them Rudhouli Kalan is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Banarahi is the least populous village with population of 1. Pachari Kalan is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 10 km2 and Majhgoanwa Khurd is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1 lakh (50%) are male and about 1 lakh (50%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rudhauli tahsil is 17%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 31 thousand households in the sub district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

100% population of Rudhauli tahsil live in the Rudhauli Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rudhauli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 206,030 166,225 39,473 332 36,036
Male 102,940 83,022 19,744 174 18,531
Female 103,090 83,203 19,729 158 17,505

Most populated Villages in Rudhauli

Villages
Name Population
Rudhouli Kalan 11163
Jamda Shahi 6000
Mudiyar 3944
Majhoameer 3356
Hanumanganj 3014
Raunaklan 2741
Bakharia 2626
Bashkhor Kala 2621
Pandia 2337
Dudrach 2334

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 75% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 24% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 982 in Muslims are 1068.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rudhauli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 206,030 155,388 48,964 263 16 1,292 11 4 92
Male 102,940 78,417 23,675 119 7 669 4 2 47
Female 103,090 76,971 25,289 144 9 623 7 2 45

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -79.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 9.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -78.2% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of -79.8%. General caste population has decreased by -78.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -82.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 348.6% and child population has decreased by -80.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rudhauli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -79.1% -78.2% -82.2% 348.6% -80.8%
Male -79.8% -79% -82.8% 286.7% -80.9%
Female -78.2% -77.3% -81.5% 444.8% -80.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1001 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1002, in schedule caste is 999 and in schedule tribe is 908. There are 945 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 74 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rudhauli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 74 75 72 264 18
2011 1001 1002 999 908 945
2001 927 927 927 644 927

Villages with highest sex ratio in Rudhauli

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Tegoadwa 1909
Ghanghata 1559
Nekthari 1452
Padia 1450
Maini 1436
Sekhui Kalan 1348
Haraya Bhaya 1316
Bhita Khurd 1313
Bhitia Deger 1295
Majhouan Khurd 1288

Literacy

Total about 1.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 65 thousand are male and about 46 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rudhauli is 66%. 77% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rudhauli

Total Male Female
Change 10.2% 7.4% 14.3%
2011 65.6% 77% 54.3%
2001 55.4% 69.6% 40%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Rudhauli

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Banarahi 100
Sapahi 97
Ghanghata 94
Dhanghata 89
Belbhria 80
Belwa 79
Bhitia Maphi 79
Khegera 79
Pachari Kurd 78
Bijeher Duha 78

Workers profile

Rudhauli has 32% (about 66 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 21% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rudhauli

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32% 17.6% 14.4% 68%
Male 43.5% 28.7% 14.8% 56.5%
Female 20.6% 6.6% 13.9% 79.4%

Biggest Villages in Rudhauli

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Pachari Kalan 9.7
Rudhouli Kalan 7.2
Raunaklan 7.2
Jigina 4.8
Barijoat 3.6
Chhapia 3.2
Bashkhor Kala 3.2
Mudiyar 3.1
Ameleaa 2.9
Mahuar 2.7