Vidyavihar (M) Municipality, with population of about 16 thousand is Chirawa sub district's the least populous municipality located in Chirawa sub district of Jhunjhunun district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Vidyavihar (M) municipality is 5 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 3129 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Vidyavihar Ward No 03 is the most populous ward with population of 1728 and Vidyavihar Ward No 02 is the least populous ward with population of 533.

Nearest railway station is Chirawa which is 16 km far from here. Chirawa is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 16 km. District head quarter of the city is Jhunjhunun which is 45 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 230 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 250 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 9033 (58%) are male and 6611 (42%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vidyavihar (M) municipality is 7%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 2708 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vidyavihar (M)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,644 14,285 1,247 112 1,156
Male 9,033 8,327 645 61 666
Female 6,611 5,958 602 51 490

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 736 in Muslims are 724 and in Jains are 418.

Religion wise population 2011 - Vidyavihar (M)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 15,644 15,025 338 50 64 4 139 2 22
Male 9,033 8,655 196 28 42 2 98 1 11
Female 6,611 6,370 142 22 22 2 41 1 11

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 8.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 14.1% which is 8.7% higher than male population growth rate of 5.4%. General caste population has increased by 10.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -8.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.1% and child population has decreased by -11.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vidyavihar (M)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.9% 10.7% -8.7% 13.1% -11.8%
Male 5.4% 7% -12.4% 22% -4.9%
Female 14.1% 16.4% -4.4% 4.1% -19.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 732 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 716, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 836. There are 736 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 135 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vidyavihar (M)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 56 59 77 -144 -135
2011 732 716 933 836 736
2001 676 657 856 980 871

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 7963 are male and 5231 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vidyavihar (M) is 91%. 95% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vidyavihar (M)

Total Male Female
Change 1.3% -0.4% 4.4%
2011 91.1% 95.2% 85.5%
2001 89.8% 95.6% 81.1%

Workers profile

Vidyavihar (M) has 25% (3843) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 31% male and 15% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vidyavihar (M)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 24.6% 23.2% 1.4% 75.4%
Male 31.4% 30.1% 1.3% 68.6%
Female 15.3% 13.7% 1.5% 84.7%