As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Uttar Pradesh is 19.98 Cr. Thus the population of Uttar Pradesh forms 16.5 percent of India in 2011. Uttar Pradesh has total population of 199,812,341 in which males were 104,480,510 while females were 95,331,831.
Total area of Uttar Pradesh is 240,928 square km. Thus the population Density of Uttar Pradesh is 829 per square km which is higher than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Uttar Pradesh is 67.68% which is less than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 77.28% and the female literacy rate is 57.18% in Uttar Pradesh.
The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Uttar Pradesh is 912 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Uttar Pradesh is at 902 which is lower than 918 of India.
In Uttar Pradesh out of total population, 65,814,715 were engaged in work activities. 67.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 65,814,715 workers engaged in Main Work, 15,576,415 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9,749,915 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Uttar Pradesh, 22.27% people lived in urban regions while 77.73% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 44,495,063 out of which 23,487,515 were males while remaining 21,007,548 were females. In rural areas of Uttar Pradesh, male population was 80,992,995 while female population was 74,324,283.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Uttar Pradesh was 894 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Uttar Pradesh was 885 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Uttar Pradesh were 5,750,748 which is 12.92% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Uttar Pradesh was 918 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Uttar Pradesh was 906 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Uttar Pradesh for urban regions was 75.14 percent in which males were 80.45% literate while female literacy stood at 69.22%. The total literate population of Uttar Pradesh was 114,397,555. Similarly in rural areas of Uttar Pradesh, the average literacy rate was 65.46 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 76.33% and 53.65% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Uttar Pradesh were 85,284,680.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||906||885|
List of districts of Uttar Pradesh with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Uttar Pradesh is divided into 71 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Allahabad is the largest district of Uttar Pradesh by population, while the least populated district of Uttar Pradesh is Mahoba.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Uttar Pradesh sorted by population.
|52||Jyotiba Phule Nagar||Tehsils||1,840,221||63.84%||910|
|56||Sant Kabir Nagar||Tehsils||1,715,183||66.72%||972|
|59||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Tehsils||1,648,115||80.12%||851|
|62||Sant Ravidas Nagar||Tehsils||1,578,213||68.97%||955|