Uttar Pradesh Population - Census India 2011

Uttar Pradesh is one of state in India with population of 19,98,12,341. There are 71 districts, 312 Tehsils, 1,06,774 villages and 937 towns in Uttar Pradesh.

As per the Census India 2011, Uttar Pradesh has 3,34,48,035 households, population of 19,98,12,341 of which 10,44,80,510 are males and 9,53,31,831 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 3,07,91,331 which is 15.41% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Uttar Pradesh state is around 912 compared to 943 which is national average of India. The literacy rate of Uttar Pradesh state is 57.25% out of which 65.31% males are literate and 48.42% females are literate. The total area of Uttar Pradesh is 2,40,928 sq.km with population density of 829 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 77.73% of population lives in Urban area and 22.27% lives in Rural area. There are 20.7% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.57% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Uttar Pradesh.

Uttar Pradesh Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total19,98,12,341100%
Hindu15,93,12,65479.73%
Muslim3,84,83,96719.26%
Sikh6,43,5000.32%
Religion not stated5,82,6220.29%
Christian3,56,4480.18%
Jain2,13,2670.11%
Buddhist2,06,2850.1%
Other religions and persuasions13,5980.01%

Uttar Pradesh Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)7,562.292,33,365.71
Number of households77,62,0932,56,85,942
Total Population4,44,95,06315,53,17,278
Population (%)52.79%47.85%
Male Population2,34,87,5158,09,92,995
Female Population2,10,07,5487,43,24,283
Sex Ratio894918
Literacy (%)65.43%54.91%

List of Districts in Uttar Pradesh

Check out complete list of all districts in Uttar Pradesh
DistrictPopulationArea (km2)Po. DensitySex-ratio
Allahabad 59,54,3915,4821086901
Moradabad47,72,0063,7181283906
Ghaziabad46,81,6451,1793971881
Azamgarh46,13,9134,05411381019
Lucknow45,89,8382,5281816917
Kanpur Nagar45,81,2683,1551452862
Jaunpur44,94,2044,03811131024
Sitapur44,83,9925,743781888
Bareilly44,48,3594,1201080887
Gorakhpur44,40,8953,3211337950
Agra44,18,7974,0411093868
Muzaffarnagar41,43,5124,0081034889
Hardoi40,92,8455,986684868
Kheri40,21,2437,680524894
Sultanpur37,97,1174,436856983
Bijnor36,82,7134,561807917
Budaun36,81,8965,168712871
Varanasi36,76,8411,5352395913
Aligarh36,73,8893,6501007882
Ghazipur36,20,2683,3771072952
Kushinagar35,64,5442,9051227961
Bulandshahr 34,99,1714,512776896
Bahraich34,87,7315,237666892
Saharanpur34,66,3823,689940890
Meerut34,43,6892,5591346886
Gonda34,33,9194,003858921
Rae Bareli34,05,5594,609739943
Bara Banki32,60,6994,402741910
Ballia32,39,7742,9811087937
Pratapgarh32,09,1413,717863998
Unnao31,08,3674,558682907
Deoria31,00,9462,54012211017
Shahjahanpur30,06,5384,388685872
Mahrajganj26,84,7032,952909943
Fatehpur26,32,7334,152634901
Siddharthnagar25,59,2972,895884976
Mathura25,47,1843,340763863
Firozabad24,98,1562,4071038875
Mirzapur24,96,9704,405567903
Faizabad24,70,9962,3411056962
Basti24,64,4642,688917963
Ambedkar Nagar23,97,8882,3501020978
Rampur23,35,8192,367987909
Mau22,05,9681,7131288979
Balrampur21,48,6653,349642928
Pilibhit20,31,0073,686551895
Jhansi19,98,6035,024398890
Chandauli19,52,7562,541768918
Farrukhabad18,85,2042,181864874
Mainpuri18,68,5292,760677881
Sonbhadra18,62,5596,905270918
Jyotiba Phule Nagar18,40,2212,249818910
Banda17,99,4104,408408863
Kanpur Dehat17,96,1843,021595865
Etah17,74,4802,431730873
Sant Kabir Nagar17,15,1831,6461042972
Jalaun 16,89,9744,565370865
Kannauj16,56,6162,093792879
Gautam Buddha Nagar16,48,1151,2821286851
Kaushambi15,99,5961,779899908
Etawah15,81,8102,311684870
Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)15,78,2131,0151555955
Mahamaya Nagar15,64,7081,840850871
Kanshiram Nagar14,36,7191,955735880
Auraiya13,79,5452,016684864
Baghpat13,03,0481,321986861
Lalitpur12,21,5925,039242906
Shrawasti11,17,3611,640681881
Hamirpur11,04,2854,021275861
Chitrakoot9,91,7303,216308879
Mahoba8,75,9583,144279878

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Uttar Pradesh Population Facts

Number of Households3,34,48,035
Population19,98,12,341
Male Population10,44,80,510 (52.29%)
Female Population9,53,31,831 (47.71%)
Children Population3,07,91,331
Area2,40,928 km2
Population density/km2829
Sex-ratio912
Literacy57.25%
Male Literacy65.31%
Female Literacy48.42%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.57%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %20.7%

Map of Uttar Pradesh

Big Cities

Lucknow28,17,105
Kanpur27,68,057
Kanpur27,68,057
Kanpur27,65,348
Kanpur27,65,348
Ghaziabad16,48,643
Agra15,85,704
Meerut13,05,429
Varanasi11,98,491
Allahabad11,68,385