Demography

Per Decade Habitat Village, Population and Difference in Population
Year Habitat Village Population Difference in Percentage Per Decade
Total Rural Total Rural Urban
1981 704 1843130 1214054 35.9 18.5 89.4
1991 535 2256089 1194539 46.7 19.9 98.4
2001 198 2184650 686911 -3.1* -42.5* 41.0*
2011 183 3343334 654111 53.0 22.9 66.9

* District Gautam Buddh Nagar was formed on 6/9/97 with effect from Govt. order no 1249/97/82/97 by carving out the portions of District Ghaziabad and Bulandshahar.