Etawah district

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Etawah district
इटावा
اٹاوا ضلع
District of Uttar Pradesh
Location of Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh
CountryIndia
StateUttar Pradesh
Administrative divisionKanpur
HeadquartersEtawah
Government
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesEtawah
Area
 • Total2,434 km2 (940 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total1,338,871
 • Density550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Major highwaysNH 2
Average annual precipitation792 mm
WebsiteOfficial website
 
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Etawah district
इटावा
اٹاوا ضلع
District of Uttar Pradesh
Location of Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh
CountryIndia
StateUttar Pradesh
Administrative divisionKanpur
HeadquartersEtawah
Government
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesEtawah
Area
 • Total2,434 km2 (940 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total1,338,871
 • Density550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Major highwaysNH 2
Average annual precipitation792 mm
WebsiteOfficial website

Etawah is a district 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 1.338.871 (2001 Census).

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011 census Etawah district has a population of 1,575,247,[1] roughly equal to the nation of Gabon[2] or the US state of Idaho.[3] This gives it a ranking of 316th in India (out of a total of 640).[1] The district has a population density of 157 inhabitants per square kilometre (410 /sq mi) .[1] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 12.91%.[1] Etawah has a sex ratio of 970 females for every 1000 males,[1] and a literacy rate of 70.14%.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30. 
  2. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. "Gabon 1,576,665" 
  3. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-09-30. "Idaho 1,567,582" 

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