Rampur district

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Rampur district
Location of Rampur district in Uttar Pradesh
Location of Rampur district in Uttar Pradesh
Country India
State Uttar Pradesh
Division Moradabad
Headquarters Rampur, Uttar Pradesh
Government
 • District collector Aunjaneya Kumar Singh (IAS)
 • Lok Sabha constituencies Rampur
Area
 • Total 2,367 km2 (914 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 2,335,398
 • Density 990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Literacy 53.34
Time zone UTC+05:30 (IST)
Website http://rampur.nic.in/

Rampur district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Rampur town is the district headquarters. Rampur district is a part of Moradabad division. The district occupies an area of 2,367 km2 (914 sq mi).

Demographics

According to the 2011 Census of India, Rampur district has a population of 2,335,398,[citation needed] roughly equal to the nation of Latvia[1] or the US state of New Mexico.[2] This gives it a ranking of 194th in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 987 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,560/sq mi). Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 21.4%. Rampur has a sex ratio of 905 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 75.08%.

Religion

Religions in Rampur district (2011)[citation needed]
Religion Percent
Muslims
50.57%
Hindus
45.97%
Sikhs
2.80%
Christians
0.39%
Jains
0.06%
Others†
0.02%
Distribution of religions
Buddhists (<0.02%).

References

  1. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 1 October 2011. Latvia 2,204,708 July 2011 est.
  2. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 30 September 2011. New Mexico - 2,059,179

Coordinates: 28°48′00″N 79°01′12″E / 28.80000°N 79.02000°E / 28.80000; 79.02000

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