Sitapur destrict

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Sitapur destrict

सीतापुर ज़िला
ستا پور ضلع
Location o Sitapur destrict in Uttar Pradesh
Location o Sitapur destrict in Uttar Pradesh
StateUttar Pradesh
Admeenistrative diveesionLucknow
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesSitapur, Misrikh, Dhaurahra, Mohanlalganj
 • Total5743 km2 (2,217 sq mi)
 • Total4,474,446
 • Density780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
WebsiteOffeecial 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. a b Ministry of Panchayati Raj (8 September 2009). "A Note on the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme" (PDF). National Institute of Rural Development. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 5 Apryle 2012. Retrieved 27 September 2011.
  2. a b c d e f "District Census 2011". 2011. Retrieved 30 September 2011.
  3. US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 1 October 2011. Croatia 4,483,804 July 2011 est.
  4. "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 30 September 2011. 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 28 September 2011.

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