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Etah district

This article is about the district. For its eponymous headquarters, see Etah.
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Etah district
एटा ज़िला
District of Uttar Pradesh
Country India
State Uttar Pradesh
Administrative division Aligarh
Headquarters Etah
Government
 • Lok Sabha constituencies Etah
Area
 • Total 4,446 km2 (1,717 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,761,152[1]
Demographics
 • Literacy 73.27%.[1]
Website Official website

Etah district (Urdu: ایٹا ضلع‎, Hindi: एटा ज़िला) is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Etah town is the district headquarters. Etah district is a part of Aligarh Division. The driving distance from New Delhi to Etah is 207 km and it takes 3 hours 8 mins to reach there.[2]

Economy

In 2006 the Ministry of Panchayati Raj named Etah one of the country's 250 most backward districts (out of a total of 640).[3] It is one of the 34 districts in Uttar Pradesh currently receiving funds from the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme (BRGF).[3]

Demographics

According to the 2011 census Etah district has a population of 1,761,152,[1] roughly equal to the nation of The Gambia[4] or the US state of Nebraska.[5] This gives it a ranking of 272nd in India (out of a total of 640).[1] The district has a population density of Script error: No such module "convert". .[1] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 12.77%.[1] Etah has a sex ratio of 863 females for every 1000 males,[1] and a literacy rate of 73.27%.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30. 
  2. ^ http://www.distancebetweencities.co.in/new-delhi_delhi_and_etah_uttar-pradesh/
  3. ^ a b Ministry of Panchayati Raj (September 8, 2009). "A Note on the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme" (PDF). National Institute of Rural Development. Retrieved September 27, 2011. 
  4. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. Gambia, The 1,797,860 July 2011 est. 
  5. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-09-30. Nebraska 1,826,341 

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