Nooan (CT) Census Town, with population of 6049 is Jhunjhunun sub district's the least populous census town located in Jhunjhunun sub district of Jhunjhunun district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nooan (CT) census town is 6 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 957 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Nooan Ward No 01 and the population of Nooan Ward No 01 is 6049.

Nearest railway station is Nooan which is within the census town. Jhunjhunun is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 18 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jhunjhunun which is 18 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 170 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 464 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 47°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6049 people, among them 2951 (49%) are male and 3098 (51%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nooan (CT) census town is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1020 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nooan (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,049 5,203 807 39 847
Male 2,951 2,528 406 17 448
Female 3,098 2,675 401 22 399

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 51% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 49% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1110 in Hindus are 991.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nooan (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,049 2,953 3,087 4 0 0 0 0 5
Male 2,951 1,483 1,463 2 0 0 0 0 3
Female 3,098 1,470 1,624 2 0 0 0 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 12.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5379. Female population growth rate of the census town is 11.8% which is -1.4% lower than male population growth rate of 13.2%. General caste population has increased by 13.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -11.4% and child population has decreased by -16.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nooan (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.5% 13.6% 7% -11.4% -16.6%
Male 13.2% 15% 5.2% -26.1% -16.1%
Female 11.8% 12.3% 9% 4.8% -17.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1050 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1058, in schedule caste is 988 and in schedule tribe is 1294. There are 891 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nooan (CT)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 -26 35 381 -12
2011 1050 1058 988 1294 891
2001 1063 1084 953 913 903

Literacy

Total 3825 people in the census town are literate, among them 2257 are male and 1568 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nooan (CT) is 74%. 90% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by -9%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nooan (CT)

Total Male Female
Change -9.7% -5.0% -14.2%
2011 73.5% 90.2% 58.1%
2001 83.2% 95.2% 72.3%

Workers profile

Nooan (CT) has 34% (2046) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 24% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nooan (CT)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.8% 25.6% 8.2% 66.2%
Male 43.7% 39.3% 4.4% 56.3%
Female 24.4% 12.5% 11.9% 75.6%