Islampur (CT) Census Town, with population of about 10 thousand is Jhunjhunun sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Jhunjhunun sub district of Jhunjhunun district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Islampur (CT) census town is 14 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 732 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Islampur Ward No 01 and the population of Islampur Ward No 01 is about 10 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Ratanshahar which is 1 km far from here. Jhunjhunun is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 20 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jhunjhunun which is 20 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 200 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 about 10 thousand people, among them 5134 (50%) are male and 5113 (50%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Islampur (CT) census town is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1715 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Islampur (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,247 8,257 1,902 88 1,579
Male 5,134 4,123 970 41 834
Female 5,113 4,134 932 47 745

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 59% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 40% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 961 in Muslims are 1048.

Religion wise population 2011 - Islampur (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 10,247 6,075 4,140 22 0 0 0 0 10
Male 5,134 3,098 2,021 11 0 0 0 0 4
Female 5,113 2,977 2,119 11 0 0 0 0 6

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 17.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8738. Female population growth rate of the census town is 17.5% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 17%. General caste population has increased by 16.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3.5% and child population has decreased by -10.7% in the census town since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.3% 16.7% 20.7% 3.5% -10.7%
Male 17% 17.5% 15.5% 7.9% -8.1%
Female 17.5% 15.9% 26.6% 0% -13.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 996 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 1146. There are 893 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 increased by 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 55 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 -13 85 -91 -55
2011 996 1003 961 1146 893
2001 991 1016 876 1237 948

Literacy

Total 6286 people in the census town are literate, among them 3689 are male and 2597 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Islampur (CT) is 73%. 86% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 6.6% 4.5% 9.1%
2011 72.5% 85.8% 59.5%
2001 65.9% 81.3% 50.4%

Workers profile

Islampur (CT) has 31% (3179) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 17% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Islampur (CT)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31% 28.6% 2.5% 69%
Male 44.9% 43.2% 1.7% 55.1%
Female 17.1% 13.8% 3.2% 82.9%