Khatima Tahsil, with population of about 2.3 lakh is Udham Singh Nagar district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Udham Singh Nagar district of the state Uttarakhand in India. There are 96 villages in the sub district, among them Amaun is the most populous village with population of 7233 and Shamthana is the least populous village with population of 27. Sarada Sagar Jhau Parasa is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 24 km2 and Kilpura Range is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Umru Khurd (CT) and Maholiya (CT) Census Towns and Khatima (NPP) Nagar Palika Parishad.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.3 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (49%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 24% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khatima tahsil is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 43 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 79% (about 1.8 lakh) live in Khatima Sub District rural part and 21% (about 47 thousand) population live in the Khatima Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khatima

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 227,226 142,714 30,820 53,692 28,274
Male 115,366 72,845 15,782 26,739 15,073
Female 111,860 69,869 15,038 26,953 13,201

Most populated Villages and Cities in Khatima

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Amaun 7233 Umru Khurd (CT) 20593
Naugawa Thago 6936 Khatima (NPP) 15093
Khatima 5181 Maholiya (CT) 10965
Sisaiya 4523
Jarasu Pratappur 4371
Majhola 4306
Jhunkat 3972
Bari Anjaniya 3896
Sripur Bichwa 3820
Mundeli 3706

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 6% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 983 in Muslims are 919 and in Sikhs are 915.

Religion wise population 2011 - Khatima

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 227,226 181,322 30,993 1,213 13,387 106 19 33 153
Male 115,366 91,446 16,154 605 6,992 57 12 19 81
Female 111,860 89,876 14,839 608 6,395 49 7 14 72

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 23.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 24.7% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 23.1%. General caste population has increased by 26%; Schedule caste population has increased by 47.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 9.1% and child population has decreased by -7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khatima

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23.9% 26% 47.1% 9.1% -7%
Male 23.1% 25.5% 46.2% 7.6% -4.4%
Female 24.7% 26.6% 48% 10.7% -9.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 959, in schedule caste is 953 and in schedule tribe is 1008. There are 876 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khatima

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 8 12 28 -52
2011 970 959 953 1008 876
2001 957 951 941 980 928

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Khatima

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kumraha 1469 Maholiya (CT) 1015
Kilpura Range 1167 Umru Khurd (CT) 944
Pachoriya 1138 Khatima (NPP) 881
Gohar Patiya 1120
Biriya 1112
Diyori 1089
Bhuriya Deshi 1084
Sripur Bichwa 1076
Bhudai 1075
Bilheeri(Chakarpur) 1073

Literacy

Total about 1.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 85 thousand are male and about 66 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khatima is 76%. 85% of male and 67% 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 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khatima

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 4.9% 10.6%
2011 76.4% 85.2% 67.4%
2001 68.7% 80.3% 56.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Khatima

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Majgami 90 Maholiya (CT) 87
Nadanna 88 Khatima (NPP) 83
Bhansha 87 Umru Khurd (CT) 62
Paheniya 85
Bichpuri 85
Sripur Bichwa 84
Pachoriya 84
Khatima 84
Deokalan 84
Khetal Sanda Mustnagar 84

Workers profile

Khatima has 44% (about 99 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 34% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khatima

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.5% 26.7% 16.8% 56.5%
Male 52.4% 38.8% 13.6% 47.6%
Female 34.3% 14.3% 20% 65.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Khatima