Dudhi Tahsil, with population of about 6.7 lakh is Sonbhadra district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Sonbhadra district of the state Uttar Pradesh in India. There are 279 villages in the sub district, among them Kuldomari is the most populous village with population of about 26 thousand and Rampur is the least populous village with population of 3. Belhatthi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 49 km2 and Paraswara Babu is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 13 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Hindalco Industries Ltd. (Renukoot) and Kanaudia Chamical & Industries Ltd. (Renukoot) Industrial Townships; Parasi, Anpara, Kota, Khariya and Bijpur Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous); Renukoot Nagar Panchayat and Out Growth; Pipri, Dudhi and Renukoot Nagar Panchayats.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 6.7 lakh people, among them about 3.5 lakh (52%) are male and about 3.2 lakh (48%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 31% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dudhi tahsil is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 1.3 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 73% (about 4.9 lakh) live in Dudhi Sub District rural part and 27% (about 1.8 lakh) population live in the Dudhi Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dudhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 670,183 365,350 96,728 208,105 111,860
Male 350,764 193,670 50,670 106,424 58,198
Female 319,419 171,680 46,058 101,681 53,662

Most populated Villages and Cities in Dudhi

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kuldomari 25595 Hindalco Industries Ltd. (Renukoot) 41792
Babhani 11298 Parasi 23966
Chil Kapand 11144 Renukoot 20076
Bagharu 7437 Anpara 17978
Nadhira 7434 Pipri 15063
Jaraha 7227 Kota 13409
Auri 7005 Dudhi 12560
Arangpani 6661 Renukoot 12409
Pindari 6433 Khariya 10482
Birar 5751 Bijpur 9420

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 908 in Muslims are 938.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dudhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 670,183 623,481 37,246 2,613 842 111 250 798 4,842
Male 350,764 326,819 19,220 1,331 460 60 139 377 2,358
Female 319,419 296,662 18,026 1,282 382 51 111 421 2,484

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 21.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 5.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 23.5% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of 19.9%. General caste population has increased by 16.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -59.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 92804% and child population has increased by 1.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dudhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.6% 16.9% -59.4% 92804% 1.1%
Male 19.9% 14.7% -59% 90860.7% 2.8%
Female 23.5% 19.4% -59.9% 94929% -0.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 886, in schedule caste is 909 and in schedule tribe is 955. There are 922 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dudhi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 35 -19 40 -33
2011 911 886 909 955 922
2001 884 851 928 915 955

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Dudhi

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Rampur 2000 Dudhi 924
Jogi Chaura 1467 Jamshila 883
Ghichorawa 1302 Pipri 878
Bairiya Khari 1217 Parasi 875
Kanawa 1208 Kota 872
Chipiya 1169 Khariya 867
Bodara Tola 1167 Anpara 863
Bhaluhi 1158 Bijpur 862
Jogiya 1083 Kakari 860
Nawatola 1079 Hindalco Industries Ltd. (Renukoot) 859

Literacy

Total about 3.7 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.2 lakh are male and about 1.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dudhi is 66%. 76% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dudhi

Total Male Female
Change 11.5% 9.1% 14.9%
2011 65.6% 76.4% 53.7%
2001 54.1% 67.3% 38.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Dudhi

Workers profile

Dudhi has 37% (about 2.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 26% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dudhi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.3% 19.5% 17.8% 62.7%
Male 47.5% 29.7% 17.7% 52.5%
Female 26% 8.2% 17.9% 74%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Dudhi

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Belhatthi 49.3 Dudhi 14.8
Pati 42.9 Bijpur 8.1
Jaraha 36.5 Pipri 8
Babhani 36.3 Jamshila 5.7
Pindari 28.3 Anpara 5.5
Bagharu 26.3 Hindalco Industries Ltd. (Renukoot) 5
Jogendra 25.6 Khariya 3
Ranahor 25.6 Kota 3
Asanhar 25.4 Parasi 3
Mahuli 23.8 Renukoot 2