Phulera Municipality, with population of about 23 thousand is Phulera (Hq.Sambhar) sub district's the 3rd least populous municipality located in Phulera (Hq.Sambhar) sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Phulera municipality is 10 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 2328 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 23 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (52%) are male and about 11 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 is 12%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 4163 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 23,284 16,451 6,149 684 2,686
Male 12,149 8,594 3,205 350 1,478
Female 11,135 7,857 2,944 334 1,208

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 7.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 7.5% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 7.6%. General caste population has increased by 7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.5% and child population has decreased by -8.5% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Phulera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.6% 7% 9.4% 6.5% -8.5%
Male 7.6% 6.9% 10.3% 2% -1.3%
Female 7.5% 7.1% 8.4% 11.7% -15.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 914, in schedule caste is 919 and in schedule tribe is 954. There are 817 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 143 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Phulera

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 1 -16 82 -143
2011 917 914 919 954 817
2001 917 913 935 872 960

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 7624 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Phulera is 86%. 95% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Phulera

Total Male Female
Change 2.3% -0.2% 5.4%
2011 86% 94.6% 76.8%
2001 83.7% 94.8% 71.4%

Workers profile

Phulera has 27% (6348) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 6% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Phulera

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27.3% 22.7% 4.6% 72.7%
Male 46.7% 39.4% 7.3% 53.3%
Female 6.1% 4.4% 1.6% 93.9%