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

Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh has total population of 4,143,512 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 2,193,434 are males while 1,950,078 are females. In 2011 there were total 676,642 families residing in Muzaffarnagar district. The Average Sex Ratio of Muzaffarnagar district is 889.

Muzaffarnagar district, Uttar Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 28.8% people lives in Urban areas while 71.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 71% while that in the rural areas is 68.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Muzaffarnagar district is 896 while that of Rural areas is 886.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Muzaffarnagar district is 646062 which is 16% of the total population. There are 346805 male children and 299257 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Muzaffarnagar is 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (889) of Muzaffarnagar district.

The total literacy rate of Muzaffarnagar district is 69.12%. The male literacy rate is 66.04% and the female literacy rate is 49.68% in Muzaffarnagar district.

Population
4,143,512
Literacy
69.12%
Sex Ratio
889

To facilitate the administration, Muzaffarnagar 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.

Muzaffarnagar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 646,062 346,805 299,257
Literacy 69.12% 66.04% 49.68%
Scheduled Caste 561,250 298,587 262,663
Scheduled Tribe 317 176 141
Illiterate 1,726,173 744,906 981,267

Caste-wise Population - Muzaffarnagar district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 561,250 298,587 262,663
Schedule Tribe 317 176 141

Religion-wise Population - Muzaffarnagar district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 2,382,914 (57.51%) 1,275,138 1,107,776
Muslim 1,711,453 (41.3%) 892,227 819,226
Christian 6,495 (0.16%) 3,415 3,080
Sikh 18,601 (0.45%) 9,931 8,670
Buddhist 1,516 (0.04%) 809 707
Jain 16,345 (0.39%) 8,563 7,782
Other Religion 60 (0%) 33 27
No Religion Specified 6,128 (0.15%) 3,318 2,810

Literacy Rate - Muzaffarnagar district

The total literacy rate of Muzaffarnagar district was 69.12% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 67.68% of Uttar Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 2,417,339 literates, males were 1,448,528 while females were 968,811. Also the male literacy rate was 78.44% and the female literacy rate was 58.69% in Muzaffarnagar district.

  Muzaffarnagar district Uttar Pradesh
Female 58.69% 57.18%
Male 78.44% 77.28%
Total 69.12% 67.68%

Sex Ratio - Muzaffarnagar district

The Sex Ratio of Muzaffarnagar district is 889 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 889 females in Muzaffarnagar district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 889 ) of Muzaffarnagar district.


Population Density - Muzaffarnagar district

The total area of Muzaffarnagar district is 4,008 km2. Thus the density of Muzaffarnagar district is 1,034 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 140 sq. km. area is under urban region while 3,868 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Muzaffarnagar district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Muzaffarnagar, 28.75% people lived in urban regions while 71.25% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 1,191,312 out of which 628,430 were males while remaining 562,882 were females. In rural areas of Muzaffarnagar, male population was 1,565,004 while female population was 1,387,196.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Muzaffarnagar was 896 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Muzaffarnagar was 866 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Muzaffarnagar were 174,687 which is 14.66% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Muzaffarnagar was 886 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Muzaffarnagar was 862 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Muzaffarnagar for urban regions was 71.01 percent in which males were 77.78% literate while female literacy stood at 63.5%. The total literate population of Muzaffarnagar was 2,417,339. Similarly in rural areas of Muzaffarnagar, the average literacy rate was 68.34 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 78.71% and 56.7% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Muzaffarnagar were 1,695,394.

Rural Urban
Population % 71.25% 28.75%
Total population 2,952,200 1,191,312
Male population 1,565,004 628,430
Female population 1,387,196 562,882
Sex ratio 886 896
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 862 866
Child population 471,375 174,687
Literates 1,695,394 721,945
Average literacy 68.34% 71.01%
Male literacy 78.71% 77.78%
Female literacy 56.7% 63.5%

Child Population - Muzaffarnagar district

According to Census 2011, there were 646,062 children between age 0 to 6 years in Muzaffarnagar district. Out of which 346,805 were male while 299,257 were female.


Working Population - Muzaffarnagar district

In Muzaffarnagar district out of total population, 1,291,644 were engaged in work activities. 84% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,291,644 workers engaged in Main Work, 308,688 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 250,584 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,085,491 962,213 123,278
Cultivators 308,688 287,616 21,072
Agriculture Labourer 250,584 220,596 29,988
Household Industries 33,137 25,219 7,918
Other Workers 493,082 428,782 64,300
Marginal Workers 206,153 119,356 86,797
Non Working 2,851,868 1,111,865 1,740,003

Muzaffarnagar district Map


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