Deoria District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Uttar Pradesh) - Census 2011

Deoria district of Uttar Pradesh has total population of 3,100,946 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 1,537,436 are males while 1,563,510 are females. In 2011 there were total 468,346 families residing in Deoria district. The Average Sex Ratio of Deoria district is 1,017.

Deoria district, Uttar Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 10.2% people lives in Urban areas while 89.8% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 80% while that in the rural areas is 70.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Deoria district is 928 while that of Rural areas is 1,028.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Deoria district is 464516 which is 15% of the total population. There are 241353 male children and 223163 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Deoria is 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,017) of Deoria district.

The total literacy rate of Deoria district is 71.13%. The male literacy rate is 70.2% and the female literacy rate is 50.91% in Deoria district.

Population
3,100,946
Literacy
71.13%
Sex Ratio
1,017

To facilitate the administration, Deoria district is further divided into 5 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Deoria Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Deoria district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 464,516 241,353 223,163
Literacy 71.13% 70.2% 50.91%
Scheduled Caste 468,663 235,694 232,969
Scheduled Tribe 109,894 54,216 55,678
Illiterate 1,225,707 458,148 767,559

Caste-wise Population - Deoria district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.5% of total population in Deoria district of Uttar Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 468,663 235,694 232,969
Schedule Tribe 109,894 54,216 55,678

Religion-wise Population - Deoria district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 2,730,957 (88.07%) 1,357,981 1,372,976
Muslim 358,539 (11.56%) 173,683 184,856
Christian 3,626 (0.12%) 1,790 1,836
Sikh 818 (0.03%) 424 394
Buddhist 1,182 (0.04%) 614 568
Jain 209 (0.01%) 109 100
Other Religion 146 (0%) 79 67
No Religion Specified 5,469 (0.18%) 2,756 2,713

Literacy Rate - Deoria district

The total literacy rate of Deoria district was 71.13% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 67.68% of Uttar Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 1,875,239 literates, males were 1,079,288 while females were 795,951. Also the male literacy rate was 83.27% and the female literacy rate was 59.38% in Deoria district.

  Deoria district Uttar Pradesh
Female 59.38% 57.18%
Male 83.27% 77.28%
Total 71.13% 67.68%

Sex Ratio - Deoria district

The Sex Ratio of Deoria district is 1,017 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,017 females in Deoria district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,017 ) of Deoria district.


Population Density - Deoria district

The total area of Deoria district is 2,540 km2. Thus the density of Deoria district is 1,221 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 77 sq. km. area is under urban region while 2,463 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Deoria district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Deoria, 10.22% people lived in urban regions while 89.78% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 316,803 out of which 164,325 were males while remaining 152,478 were females. In rural areas of Deoria, male population was 1,373,111 while female population was 1,411,032.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Deoria was 928 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Deoria was 911 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Deoria were 40,935 which is 12.92% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Deoria was 1,028 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Deoria was 926 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Deoria for urban regions was 80.04 percent in which males were 86.77% literate while female literacy stood at 72.81%. The total literate population of Deoria was 1,875,239. Similarly in rural areas of Deoria, the average literacy rate was 70.09 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 82.84% and 57.91% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Deoria were 1,654,427.

Rural Urban
Population % 89.78% 10.22%
Total population 2,784,143 316,803
Male population 1,373,111 164,325
Female population 1,411,032 152,478
Sex ratio 1,028 928
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 926 911
Child population 423,581 40,935
Literates 1,654,427 220,812
Average literacy 70.09% 80.04%
Male literacy 82.84% 86.77%
Female literacy 57.91% 72.81%

Child Population - Deoria district

According to Census 2011, there were 464,516 children between age 0 to 6 years in Deoria district. Out of which 241,353 were male while 223,163 were female.


Working Population - Deoria district

In Deoria district out of total population, 876,246 were engaged in work activities. 52% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 876,246 workers engaged in Main Work, 150,884 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 85,751 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 455,382 375,569 79,813
Cultivators 150,884 129,207 21,677
Agriculture Labourer 85,751 64,713 21,038
Household Industries 25,061 17,991 7,070
Other Workers 193,686 163,658 30,028
Marginal Workers 420,864 263,504 157,360
Non Working 2,224,700 898,363 1,326,337

Deoria district Map


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