Kanpur destrict

Kanpur destrict (Kanpur Nagar Destrict) is ane o the destricts o the Uttar Pradesh state o Indie. It is a pairt o Kanpur diveesion an its destrict heidquairters is Kanpur. Due tae increase in population o Kanpur destrict, for proper admeenistration it haes been dividit intae twa. The term Kanpur refers tae the combination o Kanpur Nagar Destrict an Kanpur Dehat Destrict. This article explains Kanpur Nagar Destrict.

Kanpur Nagar destrict

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Location o Kanpur Nagar destrict in Uttar Pradesh
Location o Kanpur Nagar destrict in Uttar Pradesh
StateUttar Pradesh
Admeenistrative diveesionKanpur
HeidquairtersKanpur Nagar
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesKanpur
 • Total3029 km2 (1,170 sq mi)
 • Total4,137,489
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
 • Leeteracy77.6 per cent
Major heich-gatesNH 2
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

Kanpur destrict wis dividit intae twa destrict namely Kanpur-nagar an Kanpur-Dehat in year 1977. Reunitit again in year 1979. Again separatit in year 1981.

Ceeties an touns


Kanpur Urban Destrict


Important ceeties an touns o Kanpur Nagar are:

Kanpur Landwart Destrict


Important ceeties an touns o Kanpur Dehat are:



Accordin tae the 2011 census Kanpur destrict haes a population o 4,572,951,[1] roughly equal tae the naition o Costa Rica[2] or the US state o Louisiana.[3] This gives it a rankin o 32nt in Indie (oot o a total o 640).[1] The destrict haes a population densitie o 1,449 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,750/sq mi) .[1] Its population growthe rate ower the decade 2001-2011 was 9.72%.[1] Kanpur Nagar haes a sex ratio o 852 females for ivery 1000 males,[1] an a leeteracy rate o 81.31%.[1]

Rank Metropolitan Aurie Aurie (km sq.) 2011/2001 (Provisional figurs) Coverage
1 Kanpur 450 2,920,067 Includes Kanpur Cantonment an Chakeri
2 Kanpur Cantonment 50 108,035
3 Armapur Estate 20 20,797
4 Northern Railway Colony 15 29,708
5 Ghatampur 12 35,496
6 Bilhaur 10 18,056
7 Chakeri 5 9,868
8 Bithoor 5 9,647
9 Choubepur Kalan 5 8,352
10 Shivrajpur 3 7548



Wi a leeteracy rate o 81.31 per cent, Kanpur Nagar destrict haes the heichest leeteracy rate amangst the destricts o Uttar Pradesh. Thare are top class Educational Institutes & warld famous Green Park (Cricket Ground).[4]


  1. a b c d e f "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 30 September 2011.
  2. US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Archived frae the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 1 October 2011. Costa Rica 4,576,562 July 2011 est line feed character in |quote= at position 11 (help)
  3. "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Archived frae the original on 23 August 2011. Retrieved 30 September 2011. Louisiana 4,533,372 line feed character in |quote= at position 10 (help)
  4. "Seminar On Progress Of Literacy In India: What The Census 2001 Preveals Niepa, New Delhi, October 05, 2002". India’s Literacy Panorama. educationforallinindia.com. Retrieved 17 August 2010.

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Coordinates: 26°27′36″N 80°19′48″E / 26.46000°N 80.33000°E / 26.46000; 80.33000