Phulera Municipality And Out Growth, with population of about 26 thousand is Phulera (Hq.Sambhar) sub district's only municipality and out growth located in Phulera (Hq.Sambhar) sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Phulera municipality and out growth is 10 km2. Population density of the city is 2609 persons per km2. There are 22 wards in the city, among them Phulera Ward No 17 is the most populous ward with population of 2269 and Phulera Ward No 14 is the least populous ward with population of 567.

Nearest railway station is Phulera which is within the city. Phulera (hq.sambhar) is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Jaipur which is 67 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 67 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 456.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44.6°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.8°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 26 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (52%) are male and about 13 thousand (48%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Phulera municipality and out growth is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 4640 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Phulera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,091 18,565 6,764 762 3,001
Male 13,574 9,657 3,528 389 1,633
Female 12,517 8,908 3,236 373 1,368

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 919 in Muslims are 940 and in Jains are 922.

Religion wise population 2011 - Phulera

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 26,091 23,658 1,736 203 44 0 419 6 25
Male 13,574 12,329 895 94 23 0 218 2 13
Female 12,517 11,329 841 109 21 0 201 4 12

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 20.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 20.9% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 20.2%. General caste population has increased by 20.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.7% and child population has increased by 2.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Phulera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.6% 20.7% 20.3% 18.7% 2.3%
Male 20.2% 20.1% 21.4% 13.4% 9.1%
Female 20.9% 21.4% 19.1% 24.7% -4.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 922 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 922, in schedule caste is 917 and in schedule tribe is 959. There are 838 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 122 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Phulera

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 9 -18 87 -122
2011 922 922 917 959 838
2001 917 913 935 872 960

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 8648 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Phulera is 87%. 95% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Phulera

Total Male Female
Change 2.8% 0.0% 6.2%
2011 86.5% 94.8% 77.6%
2001 83.7% 94.8% 71.4%

Workers profile

Phulera has 28% (7256) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 7% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Phulera

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27.8% 23.4% 4.4% 72.2%
Male 46.9% 40.2% 6.7% 53.1%
Female 7.1% 5.2% 2% 92.9%