Rajgurunagar (Khed) Census Town, with population of about 25 thousand is Khed sub district's the 2nd most populous census town located in Khed sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Rajgurunagar (Khed) census town is 5 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 5588 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Rajgurunagar (khed) Ward No 01 and the population of Rajgurunagar (khed) Ward No 01 is about 25 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Khadki which is 35 km far from here. Rajgurunagar is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Pune which is 50 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 180 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 25 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (51%) are male and about 12 thousand (49%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajgurunagar (Khed) census town is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 5910 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajgurunagar (Khed)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25,146 22,302 1,565 1,279 2,822
Male 12,899 11,475 802 622 1,536
Female 12,247 10,827 763 657 1,286

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 4% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 956 in Muslims are 837 and in Jains are 983

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajgurunagar (Khed)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 25,146 21,433 1,850 43 17 813 914 26 50
Male 12,899 10,958 1,007 23 8 405 461 14 23
Female 12,247 10,475 843 20 9 408 453 12 27

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 944, in schedule caste is 951 and in schedule tribe is 1056. There are 837 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 9619 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajgurunagar (Khed) is 90%. 93% of male and 88% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Rajgurunagar (Khed) has 38% (9521) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 21% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajgurunagar (Khed)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.9% 34.8% 3.1% 62.1%
Male 53.7% 50.6% 3.1% 46.3%
Female 21.1% 18.1% 3.1% 78.9%