Roorkee Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Roorkee is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. Roorkee city is governed by Nagar Palika Parishad and is situated in Roorkee Urban Region.

The total population of Roorkee UA/Metropolitan region is 238,422. The male population of which is 129,802 while female population is 108,620.

Roorkee Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Roorkee Agglomeration is 84.44% which is lower than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Roorkee stood at 89.77 % and 78.08 % respectively. Total literates in Roorkee UA were 177,211 of which males were 102,494 and remaining 74,717 were females.

Roorkee Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Roorkee UA is around 11.97 % of total Roorkee UA population which is higher than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Roorkee Urban region were 28,549 of which male were 15,626 while remaining 12,923 childs were female.

Roorkee Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Roorkee UA was found lower with figure of 837 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 827 per 1000 boys in Roorkee Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Roorkee Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Roorkee
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Uttarakhand
Roorkee UA Total Male Female
Population 238,422 129,802 108,620
Literates 177,211 102,494 74,717
Children (0-6) 28,549 15,626 12,923
Average Literacy (%) 84.44 % 89.77 % 78.08 %
Sexratio 837
Child Sexratio 827

Roorkee Region - Cities & Towns

Roorkee UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Roorkee (Nagar Palika Parishad) 118,200 63,434 54,766

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Dhandera Census Town 23,276
Khanjarpur Census Town 6,435
Landhaura Nagar Panchayat 18,370
Mohanpur Mohammadpur Census Town 14,394
Nagla Imarti Census Town 5,774
Padali Gujar Census Town 12,901
Roorkee Cantonment Board 14,689
Shafipur Census Town 11,135
Sunhaira Census Town 13,248
# Urban Region Child %
1 Malappuram 14.07 %
2 Aurangabad 13.50 %
3 Ghaziabad 13.45 %
4 Raipur 13.15 %
5 Meerut 12.99 %
* Min 10 Lakh Population
# Urban Region Sex Ratio
1 Kozhikode 1102
2 Kochi 1030
3 Coimbatore 994
4 Chennai 985
5 Nagpur 960
* Min 20 Lakh Population