Jagdishpur Village, with population of 8269 is Nizamabad sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Nizamabad sub district of Azamgarh district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jagdishpur village is 5 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1813 persons per km2.

The village comes under Mirzapur panchayat. Nizamabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Azamgarh which is 38 km away. 0.02 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 8269 people, among them 4315 (52%) are male and 3954 (48%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jagdishpur village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1078 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jagdishpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,269 7,006 1,263 0 1,154
Male 4,315 3,654 661 0 621
Female 3,954 3,352 602 0 533

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6868. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.5% which is -7.7% lower than male population growth rate of 24.2%. General caste population has increased by 22.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12% and child population has decreased by -16.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jagdishpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 22 12 0 -17
Male 24 27 12 0 -10
Female 17 17 12 0 -23

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 916 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 911. There are 858 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 61 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 151 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jagdishpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -61 -75 6 0 -151
2011 916 917 911 0 858
2001 977 992 905 0 1,009

Literacy

Total 5693 people in the village are literate, among them 3298 are male and 2395 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jagdishpur is 80%. 89% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jagdishpur

Total Male Female
Change 15 12 17
2011 80 89 70
2001 65 77 53

Workers profile

Jagdishpur has 23% (1910) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 4% female population are working population. 33% 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 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jagdishpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 23 19 5 77
Male 41 34 7 59
Female 4 2 2 96