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

Mahamaya Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh has total population of 1,564,708 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 836,127 are males while 728,581 are females. In 2011 there were total 260,860 families residing in Mahamaya Nagar district. The Average Sex Ratio of Mahamaya Nagar district is 871.

Mahamaya Nagar district, Uttar Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 21.3% people lives in Urban areas while 78.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 71.9% while that in the rural areas is 71.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Mahamaya Nagar district is 887 while that of Rural areas is 867.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mahamaya Nagar district is 248106 which is 16% of the total population. There are 133057 male children and 115049 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mahamaya Nagar is 865 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (871) of Mahamaya Nagar district.

The total literacy rate of Mahamaya Nagar district is 71.59%. The male literacy rate is 69.27% and the female literacy rate is 49.88% in Mahamaya Nagar district.

Population
1,564,708
Literacy
71.59%
Sex Ratio
871

To facilitate the administration, Mahamaya Nagar district is further divided into 4 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Mahamaya Nagar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 248,106 133,057 115,049
Literacy 71.59% 69.27% 49.88%
Scheduled Caste 387,554 207,170 180,384
Scheduled Tribe 268 137 131
Illiterate 622,136 256,970 365,166

Caste-wise Population - Mahamaya Nagar district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mahamaya Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 387,554 207,170 180,384
Schedule Tribe 268 137 131

Religion-wise Population - Mahamaya Nagar district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,397,225 (89.3%) 748,446 648,779
Muslim 159,448 (10.19%) 83,464 75,984
Christian 1,350 (0.09%) 710 640
Sikh 524 (0.03%) 279 245
Buddhist 424 (0.03%) 224 200
Jain 1,289 (0.08%) 657 632
Other Religion 63 (0%) 29 34
No Religion Specified 4,385 (0.28%) 2,318 2,067

Literacy Rate - Mahamaya Nagar district

The total literacy rate of Mahamaya Nagar district was 71.59% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 67.68% of Uttar Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 942,572 literates, males were 579,157 while females were 363,415. Also the male literacy rate was 82.38% and the female literacy rate was 59.23% in Mahamaya Nagar district.

  Mahamaya Nagar district Uttar Pradesh
Female 59.23% 57.18%
Male 82.38% 77.28%
Total 71.59% 67.68%

Sex Ratio - Mahamaya Nagar district

The Sex Ratio of Mahamaya Nagar district is 871 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 871 females in Mahamaya Nagar district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 865 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 871 ) of Mahamaya Nagar district.


Population Density - Mahamaya Nagar district

The total area of Mahamaya Nagar district is 1,840 km2. Thus the density of Mahamaya Nagar district is 850 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 46 sq. km. area is under urban region while 1,794 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Mahamaya Nagar district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Mahamaya Nagar, 21.26% people lived in urban regions while 78.74% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 332,693 out of which 176,313 were males while remaining 156,380 were females. In rural areas of Mahamaya Nagar, male population was 659,814 while female population was 572,201.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Mahamaya Nagar was 887 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Mahamaya Nagar was 869 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Mahamaya Nagar were 47,930 which is 14.41% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Mahamaya Nagar was 867 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Mahamaya Nagar was 864 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Mahamaya Nagar for urban regions was 71.85 percent in which males were 78.34% literate while female literacy stood at 64.56%. The total literate population of Mahamaya Nagar was 942,572. Similarly in rural areas of Mahamaya Nagar, the average literacy rate was 71.52 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 83.48% and 57.74% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Mahamaya Nagar were 737,968.

Rural Urban
Population % 78.74% 21.26%
Total population 1,232,015 332,693
Male population 659,814 176,313
Female population 572,201 156,380
Sex ratio 867 887
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 864 869
Child population 200,176 47,930
Literates 737,968 204,604
Average literacy 71.52% 71.85%
Male literacy 83.48% 78.34%
Female literacy 57.74% 64.56%

Child Population - Mahamaya Nagar district

According to Census 2011, there were 248,106 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mahamaya Nagar district. Out of which 133,057 were male while 115,049 were female.


Working Population - Mahamaya Nagar district

In Mahamaya Nagar district out of total population, 484,115 were engaged in work activities. 69.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 484,115 workers engaged in Main Work, 111,333 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 77,479 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 337,295 299,433 37,862
Cultivators 111,333 104,080 7,253
Agriculture Labourer 77,479 69,755 7,724
Household Industries 20,106 14,769 5,337
Other Workers 128,377 110,829 17,548
Marginal Workers 146,820 98,693 48,127
Non Working 1,080,593 438,001 642,592

Mahamaya Nagar district Map


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