Etawah district

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Etawah district
District of Uttar Pradesh
Location of Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh
Location of Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh
CountryIndia
StateUttar Pradesh
Administrative divisionKanpur
HeadquartersEtawah
TehsilsEtawah, Bharthana, Jaswantnagar, Chakarnagar, Saifai, Takha
Government
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesEtawah, Mainpuri
 • Assembly seatsJaswantnagar Bharthana And Etawah
Area
 • Total100 km2 (40 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total1,581,810[1]
 • UrbanEtawah City
Major highwaysNH 19 & Agra Lucknow Expressway NH 719
Average annual precipitation792 mm
WebsiteOfficial website

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.[2]

Demographics[edit]

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,[3] roughly equal to the nation of Gabon[4] or the US state of Idaho.[5] This gives it a ranking of 316th in India (out of a total of 640).[3] The district has a population density of 157 inhabitants per square kilometre (410/sq mi) .[3] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 12.91%.[3] Etawah has a sex ratio of 970 females for every 1000 males,[3] and a literacy rate of 70.14%.[3]

Education[edit]

Universities[edit]

Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etawah district

Schools and colleges[edit]

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

Transport[edit]

Roads

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

Temple[edit]

Hajari Mahadev Temple at Sarsai Nawar

Nagar Panchayat[edit]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.census2011.co.in/district.php
  2. ^ http://www.census2011.co.in/district.php
  3. ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.
  4. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. Gabon 1,576,665
  5. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on October 19, 2013. Retrieved 2011-09-30. Idaho 1,567,582
  6. ^ "रिम्स सैफई बना आयुर्विज्ञान विश्वविद्यालय". अमर उजाला (in हिन्दी). 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). Dec 7, 2015.
  11. ^ "www.ssmssps.com (Website of S.S. Memorial Senior Secondary Public School)". S.S. Memorial Senior Secondary Public School.
  12. ^ "Colleges in ETAWAH DISTRICT". Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University.
  13. ^ "List of Law Colleges having approval of affiliation of the Bar Council of India" (PDF). Bar Council of India.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 26°47′24″N 79°01′12″E / 26.79000°N 79.02000°E / 26.79000; 79.02000