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

Moradabad district of Uttar Pradesh has total population of 4,772,006 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 2,503,186 are males while 2,268,820 are females. In 2011 there were total 796,170 families residing in Moradabad district. The Average Sex Ratio of Moradabad district is 906.

Moradabad district, Uttar Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 33% people lives in Urban areas while 67% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 63.4% while that in the rural areas is 53.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Moradabad district is 912 while that of Rural areas is 904.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Moradabad district is 784219 which is 16% of the total population. There are 409325 male children and 374894 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Moradabad is 916 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (906) of Moradabad district.

The total literacy rate of Moradabad district is 56.77%. The male literacy rate is 54.23% and the female literacy rate is 39.95% in Moradabad district.

Population
4,772,006
Literacy
56.77%
Sex Ratio
906

To facilitate the administration, Moradabad district is further divided into 6 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Moradabad Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 784,219 409,325 374,894
Literacy 56.77% 54.23% 39.95%
Scheduled Caste 731,406 385,244 346,162
Scheduled Tribe 685 377 308
Illiterate 2,508,158 1,145,751 1,362,407

Caste-wise Population - Moradabad district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Moradabad district of Uttar Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 731,406 385,244 346,162
Schedule Tribe 685 377 308

Religion-wise Population - Moradabad district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 2,488,265 (52.14%) 1,312,771 1,175,494
Muslim 2,248,392 (47.12%) 1,172,051 1,076,341
Christian 13,157 (0.28%) 6,758 6,399
Sikh 7,555 (0.16%) 4,002 3,553
Buddhist 1,260 (0.03%) 653 607
Jain 2,426 (0.05%) 1,265 1,161
Other Religion 382 (0.01%) 209 173
No Religion Specified 10,569 (0.22%) 5,477 5,092

Literacy Rate - Moradabad district

The total literacy rate of Moradabad district was 56.77% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 67.68% of Uttar Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 2,263,848 literates, males were 1,357,435 while females were 906,413. Also the male literacy rate was 64.83% and the female literacy rate was 47.86% in Moradabad district.

  Moradabad district Uttar Pradesh
Female 47.86% 57.18%
Male 64.83% 77.28%
Total 56.77% 67.68%

Sex Ratio - Moradabad district

The Sex Ratio of Moradabad district is 906 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 906 females in Moradabad district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 916 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 906 ) of Moradabad district.


Population Density - Moradabad district

The total area of Moradabad district is 3,718 km2. Thus the density of Moradabad district is 1,283 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 148 sq. km. area is under urban region while 3,570 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Moradabad district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Moradabad, 32.98% people lived in urban regions while 67.02% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 1,573,623 out of which 823,164 were males while remaining 750,459 were females. In rural areas of Moradabad, male population was 1,680,022 while female population was 1,518,361.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Moradabad was 912 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Moradabad was 917 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Moradabad were 221,315 which is 14.06% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Moradabad was 904 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Moradabad was 916 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Moradabad for urban regions was 63.35 percent in which males were 67.46% literate while female literacy stood at 58.84%. The total literate population of Moradabad was 2,263,848. Similarly in rural areas of Moradabad, the average literacy rate was 53.39 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 63.48% and 42.19% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Moradabad were 1,407,142.

Rural Urban
Population % 67.02% 32.98%
Total population 3,198,383 1,573,623
Male population 1,680,022 823,164
Female population 1,518,361 750,459
Sex ratio 904 912
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 916 917
Child population 562,904 221,315
Literates 1,407,142 856,706
Average literacy 53.39% 63.35%
Male literacy 63.48% 67.46%
Female literacy 42.19% 58.84%

Child Population - Moradabad district

According to Census 2011, there were 784,219 children between age 0 to 6 years in Moradabad district. Out of which 409,325 were male while 374,894 were female.


Working Population - Moradabad district

In Moradabad district out of total population, 1,417,811 were engaged in work activities. 77.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,417,811 workers engaged in Main Work, 327,075 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 223,292 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,104,968 988,949 116,019
Cultivators 327,075 303,626 23,449
Agriculture Labourer 223,292 203,432 19,860
Household Industries 62,402 46,680 15,722
Other Workers 492,199 435,211 56,988
Marginal Workers 312,843 204,490 108,353
Non Working 3,354,195 1,309,747 2,044,448

Moradabad district Map


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