Kira Village, with population of 5144 is Shahabad sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Shahabad sub district of Rampur district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kira village is 9 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 603 persons per km2.

The village comes under Kira panchayat. Shahabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Rampur which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5144 people, among them 2776 (54%) are male and 2368 (46%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kira village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 909 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kira

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,144 3,574 1,570 0 769
Male 2,776 1,945 831 0 408
Female 2,368 1,629 739 0 361

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4306. Female population growth rate of the village is 20% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 19%. General caste population has increased by 8.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 55.6% and child population has decreased by -17.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kira

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 8 56 0 -18
Male 19 8 56 0 -17
Female 20 9 55 0 -18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 853 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 838, in schedule caste is 889. There are 885 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kira

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 7 -8 0 -6
2011 853 838 889 0 885
2001 846 831 897 0 891

Literacy

Total 2332 people in the village are literate, among them 1491 are male and 841 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kira is 53%. 63% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kira

Total Male Female
Change 12 10 13
2011 53 63 42
2001 42 53 29

Workers profile

Kira has 30% (1534) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 8% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kira

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 19 11 70
Male 49 32 16 51
Female 8 2 5 93