Etawah district is one of the districts in the western portion of Uttar Pradesh state of India. Etawah town is the district headquarters. The district covers an area of 2311 km². It has a population of 1,581,810.[1]

Etawah district
Location of Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh
Location of Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh
CountryIndia
StateUttar Pradesh
DivisionKanpur
HeadquartersEtawah
TehsilsEtawah, Bharthana, Jaswantnagar, Chakarnagar, Saifai, Takha
Government
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesEtawah, Mainpuri
 • Vidhan Sabha constituenciesJaswantnagar Bharthana And Etawah
Area
 • Total100 km2 (40 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total1,581,810[1]
 • Urban
Etawah City
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Major highwaysNH 19 & Agra Lucknow Expressway NH 719
AirportSaifai Airstrip
Average annual precipitation792 mm
Websitehttp://etawah.nic.in/

DemographicsEdit

Religions in Etawah District
Religion Percent
Hindus
95.17%
Muslims
4.20%

According to the 2011 census Etawah district has a population of 1,575,247,[1] roughly equal to the nation of Gabon[2] or the US state of Idaho.[3] This gives it a ranking of 316th in India (out of a total of 640).[1] The district has a population density of 157 inhabitants per square kilometre (410/sq mi) .[1] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 12.91%.[1] Etawah has a sex ratio of 970 females for every 1000 males,[1] and a literacy rate of 70.14%.[1]

At the time of the 2011 Census of India, 98.20% of the population in the district spoke Hindi and 1.75% Urdu as their first language.[4]

YearPop.±% p.a.
1901443,489—    
1911417,882−0.59%
1921403,197−0.36%
1931410,018+0.17%
1941485,410+1.70%
1951533,569+0.95%
1961642,294+1.87%
1971782,666+2.00%
1981939,030+1.84%
19911,130,340+1.87%
20011,338,871+1.71%
20111,581,810+1.68%
source:[5]

EducationEdit

UniversitiesEdit

 
Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etawah district

Schools and collegesEdit

In 2015, the work of a first-of-its-kind Sports University started at Saifai.[10]

TransportEdit

Roads

Etawah is well connected National Capital & State Capital In Uttar Pradesh India

TempleEdit

Nagar PanchayatEdit

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 30 September 2011.
  2. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 1 October 2011. Gabon 1,576,665
  3. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 19 October 2013. Retrieved 30 September 2011. Idaho 1,567,582
  4. ^ 2011 Census of India, Population By Mother Tongue
  5. ^ Decadal Variation In Population Since 1901
  6. ^ "रिम्स सैफई बना आयुर्विज्ञान विश्वविद्यालय". अमर उजाला (in Hindi). 6 June 2016.
  7. ^ "UP govt to establish medical science university in Saifai". Business Standard. 13 March 2015.
  8. ^ "सैफई मेडिकल यूनिवर्सिटी को गवर्नर का ओके". NBT (in Hindi). 3 May 2016.
  9. ^ "www.ccspg.org (Website of Chaudhary Charan Singh Post Graduate College)". Chaudhary Charan Singh Post Graduate College.
  10. ^ "सैफई में बनेगी देश की पहली स्पोर्ट्स यूनिवर्सिटी!". पत्रिका (in Hindi). 7 December 2015. Archived from the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 27 July 2016.
  11. ^ http://www.upums.ac.in/StaticPages/CollegeofPharmacy.aspx
  12. ^ "www.ssmssps.com (Website of S.S. Memorial Senior Secondary Public School)". S.S. Memorial Senior Secondary Public School.

External linksEdit