Sitapur destrict

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Sitapur destrict
सीतापुर ज़िला
ستا پور ضلع
Destrict o Uttar Pradesh
Location o Sitapur destrict in Uttar Pradesh
Location o Sitapur destrict in Uttar Pradesh
Kintra Indie
State Uttar Pradesh
Admeenistrative diveesion Lucknow
Heidquairters Sitapur
 • Lok Sabha constituencies Sitapur, Misrikh, Dhaurahra, Mohanlalganj
 • Total 5,743 km2 (2,217 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 4,474,446
 • Density 780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Sitapur destrict (Hindi: सीतापुर ज़िला, Urdu: ستا پور ضلع‎) is ane o the destricts o Uttar Pradesh state o Indie, wi Sitapur toun as the destrict heidquairters. Sitapur destrict is a pairt o Lucknow diveesion. This destrict covers an aurie o 5743 km². At the 2011 census, it haed a population o 4,474,446.

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 2006 the Meenistry o Panchayati Raj namit Sitapur ane o the kintra's 250 maist backward destricts (oot o a total o 640).[1] It is ane o the 34 destricts in Uttar Pradesh currently receivin funds frae the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme (BRGF).[1]

Diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

The destrict is dividit intae sax tehsils: Sitapur, Biswan, Mishrikh, Laharpur, Mahmoodabad an Sidhauli.

Sitapur haes nine seats in Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha. These nine constituencies are:

Sitapur is dividit atween fower Lok Sabha seats:

  • Sitapur Lok Sabha constituency includes Sitapur, Laharpur, Biswan, Sevata an Mahmoodabad Vidhan Sabha seats,
  • Dhaurahra Lok Sabha constituency includes Maholi an Hargaon Vidhan Sabha seat frae Sitapur destrict,
  • Mohanlalganj Lok Sabha constituency includes Sidhauli Vidhan Sabha seat frae Sitapur destrict,
  • Misrikh Lok Sabha constituency includes Misrikh seat frae Sitapur destrict.

Demografics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Accordin tae the 2011 census Sitapur destrict haes a population o 4,474,446,[2] roughly equal tae the naition o Croatie[3] or the US state o Louisiana.[4] This gives it a rankin o 38t in Indie (oot o a total o 640).[2] The destrict haes a population densitie o 779 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,020/sq mi) .[2] Its population growthe rate ower the decade 2001-2011 wis 23.62%.[2] Sitapur haes a sex ratio o 879 females for ivery 1000 males,[2] an a Leeteracy rate of 63.38%.[2]

Leids[eedit | eedit soorce]

Leids spoken here include Awadhi, a vernacular in the Hindi continuum spoken bi ower 38 million fowk, mainly in the Awadh region.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ministry of Panchayati Raj (September 8, 2009). "A Note on the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme" (PDF). National Institute of Rural Development. Retrieved September 27, 2011. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 "District Census 2011". 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30. 
  3. US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. Croatia 4,483,804 July 2011 est. 
  4. "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-09-30. Louisiana 4,533,372 
  5. M. Paul Lewis, ed. (2009). "Awadhi: A language of India". Ethnologue: Languages of the World (16th= ed.). Dallas, Texas: SIL International. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 

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