Bassi Census Town, with population of about 26 thousand is Bassi sub district's the most populous census town located in Bassi sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bassi census town is 20 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1276 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bassi Ward No 01 and the population of Bassi Ward No 01 is about 26 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Bassi which is within the census town. Bassi is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Jaipur which is 27 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 27 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 518 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 26 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (52%) are male and about 13 thousand (48%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 14% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bassi census town is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 4281 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bassi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,029 16,649 5,845 3,535 3,828
Male 13,479 8,646 3,015 1,818 2,041
Female 12,550 8,003 2,830 1,717 1,787

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 927 in Muslims are 1127.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bassi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 26,029 25,453 385 24 5 0 156 0 6
Male 13,479 13,206 181 8 3 0 80 0 1
Female 12,550 12,247 204 16 2 0 76 0 5

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 30.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 32.7% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 29.3%. General caste population has increased by 32.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 32.5% and child population has increased by 9.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bassi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30.9% 32.5% 25.4% 32.5% 9.6%
Male 29.3% 30.8% 24.6% 30.1% 13.4%
Female 32.7% 34.5% 26.3% 35.2% 5.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 931 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, in schedule caste is 939 and in schedule tribe is 944. There are 876 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 65 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bassi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 26 13 35 -65
2011 931 926 939 944 876
2001 907 900 926 909 941

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 6731 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bassi is 76%. 88% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bassi

Total Male Female
Change 6.4% 2.3% 11.7%
2011 75.9% 88.5% 62.5%
2001 69.5% 86.2% 50.8%

Workers profile

Bassi has 32% (8400) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 18% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bassi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.3% 28.2% 4.1% 67.7%
Male 46% 41.7% 4.3% 54%
Female 17.6% 13.7% 3.9% 82.4%