Bagru Municipality, with population of about 31 thousand is Sanganer sub district's only municipality located in Sanganer sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bagru municipality is 33 km2. Population density of the city is 958 persons per km2. There are 20 wards in the city, among them Bagru Ward No 14 is the most populous ward with population of 2908 and Bagru Ward No 16 is the least populous ward with population of 822.

Nearest railway station is Dhankya which is 20 km far from here. Sanganer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 40 km. District head quarter of the city is Jaipur which is 30 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 30 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 260 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44°C and minimum temperature goes down to 4°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 31 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (52%) are male and about 15 thousand (48%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bagru municipality is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 5109 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bagru

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,229 24,322 6,029 878 4,691
Male 16,259 12,702 3,113 444 2,519
Female 14,970 11,620 2,916 434 2,172

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 922 in Muslims are 914.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bagru

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 31,229 27,839 3,154 8 16 2 200 0 10
Male 16,259 14,486 1,648 6 8 1 103 0 7
Female 14,970 13,353 1,506 2 8 1 97 0 3

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 41.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 42.3% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 40.5%. General caste population has increased by 41.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 38.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 60.5% and child population has increased by 16.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bagru

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 41.4% 41.6% 38.2% 60.5% 16.1%
Male 40.5% 40.1% 40% 56.9% 19%
Female 42.3% 43.2% 36.2% 64.4% 12.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 937 and in schedule tribe is 977. There are 862 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bagru

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 20 -26 44 -47
2011 921 915 937 977 862
2001 909 895 963 933 909

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 7550 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bagru is 71%. 83% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bagru

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 3.5% 14.0%
2011 71.4% 83% 59%
2001 63.1% 79.5% 45%

Workers profile

Bagru has 33% (about 10 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 17% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bagru

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.1% 29.2% 3.9% 66.9%
Male 48.3% 45.2% 3.1% 51.7%
Female 16.6% 11.8% 4.7% 83.4%