Gataura Village, with population of 1476 is Moradabad sub district's the 103rd least populous village, located in Moradabad sub district of Moradabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gataura village is 4 km2 and it is the 32nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 385 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Moradabad and distance from Gataura village to Moradabad is 34 km. The village comes under Gataura panchayat. Moradabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 34 km. District head quarter of the village is Moradabad which is 34 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1476 people, among them 778 (53%) are male and 698 (47%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gataura village is 16%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 201 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gataura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,476 1,265 211 0 236
Male 778 663 115 0 118
Female 698 602 96 0 118

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1241. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.1% which is 11.2% higher than male population growth rate of 13.9%. General caste population has increased by 27.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.9% and child population has increased by 12.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gataura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 28 -16 0 12
Male 14 22 -17 0 1
Female 25 35 -15 0 27

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 835. There are 1000 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 80 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 205 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gataura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 80 91 16 0 205
2011 897 908 835 0 1,000
2001 817 817 819 0 795

Literacy

Total 552 people in the village are literate, among them 358 are male and 194 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gataura is 45%. 54% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gataura

Total Male Female
Change 17 15 19
2011 45 54 33
2001 28 39 14

Workers profile

Gataura has 25% (370) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 3% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gataura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 25 21 4 75
Male 45 37 7 56
Female 3 2 1 97