Muhammadabad Gohna Tahsil, with population of about 4.9 lakh is Mau district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Mau district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 445 villages in the sub district, among them Bhusuwa is the most populous village with population of 6357 and Mohiuddinpur is the least populous village with population of 2. Paharpur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 75 km2 and Athgoda is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 4 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Muhammadabad Nagar Panchayat; Walidpur, Khairabad and Atrari Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 4.9 lakh people, among them about 2.5 lakh (50%) are male and about 2.4 lakh (50%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Muhammadabad Gohna tahsil is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 72 thousand households in the sub district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 83% (about 4.1 lakh) live in Muhammadabad Gohna Sub District rural part and 17% (about 86 thousand) population live in the Muhammadabad Gohna Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Muhammadabad Gohna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 493,890 353,233 137,208 3,449 76,070
Male 249,222 178,061 69,457 1,704 39,678
Female 244,668 175,172 67,751 1,745 36,392

Most populated Villages and Cities in Muhammadabad Gohna

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bhusuwa 6357 Muhammadabad 41780
Malav 5725 Walidpur 25589
Kaiha 5333 Khairabad 13016
Khanpur 5114 Atrari 5555
Baragawan 4813
Itowra Chowbeypur 4738
Usufabad 4658
Fatehpur 4574
Kamalpur 4472
Palia 4358

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 82% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 18% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 983 in Muslims are 980.

Religion wise population 2011 - Muhammadabad Gohna

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 493,890 403,261 88,794 568 52 244 40 41 890
Male 249,222 203,398 44,843 298 30 130 20 19 484
Female 244,668 199,863 43,951 270 22 114 20 22 406

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 16% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of 18.3%. General caste population has increased by 16.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1816.1% and child population has decreased by -13.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Muhammadabad Gohna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.1% 16.8% 15.3% 1816.1% -13.2%
Male 18.3% 17.7% 17.1% 1836.4% -12.1%
Female 16% 15.8% 13.6% 1796.7% -14.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 982 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 984, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 1024. There are 917 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Muhammadabad Gohna

Total General SC ST Child
Change -20 -16 -30 -21 -25
2011 982 984 975 1024 917
2001 1002 1000 1005 1045 942

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Muhammadabad Gohna

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Paharpur 3000 Atrari 1016
Laddupar 2400 Walidpur 975
Jahaniyapur 1667 Khairabad 953
Musepur 1649 Muhammadabad 943
Mansapur 1600
Bibipur Mu, Karmi 1556
Siwli Patti 1500
Mardanpur 1500
Sadarpur 1429
Daudpur 1405

Literacy

Total about 3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.7 lakh are male and about 1.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Muhammadabad Gohna is 73%. 82% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Muhammadabad Gohna

Total Male Female
Change 11.6% 7.1% 16.0%
2011 72.8% 82.5% 63.1%
2001 61.2% 75.4% 47.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Muhammadabad Gohna

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Tiwaripur 100 Atrari 83
Lakhanpura 100 Muhammadabad 79
Mohiuddinpur 100 Khairabad 76
Chakjarullah 100 Walidpur 70
Belkhari 93
Padum Patti 92
Diyadoki 91
Rakawa Sukurullah 90
Jot Pahar 89
Ismail Nager 89

Workers profile

Muhammadabad Gohna has 32% (about 1.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 21% female population are working population. 27% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Muhammadabad Gohna

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.7% 18.1% 13.6% 68.3%
Male 42.1% 27.3% 14.8% 57.9%
Female 21.1% 8.7% 12.4% 78.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Muhammadabad Gohna

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Paharpur 75.1 Muhammadabad 12
Baragawan 11 Walidpur 6.2
Newada 8.1 Atrari 1.7
Kamalpur 7 Khairabad 0.4
Malav 5.9
Sarsana 5.5
Khurahat 4.9
Paliya 4.8
Itowra Chowbeypur 4.7
Khanpur 4.3