Baskhoh Census Town, with population of about 11 thousand is Bassi sub district's the least populous census town located in Bassi sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Baskhoh census town is 15 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 769 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Baskhoh Ward No 01 and the population of Baskhoh Ward No 01 is about 11 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Baskhoh which is within the census town. Bassi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 13 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jaipur which is 37 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 37 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 483 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5830 (52%) are male and 5320 (48%) are female. 51% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 25% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baskhoh census town is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1717 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Baskhoh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,150 5,731 2,607 2,812 1,730
Male 5,830 3,025 1,346 1,459 879
Female 5,320 2,706 1,261 1,353 851

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 912 in Muslims are 969.

Religion wise population 2011 - Baskhoh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,150 10,869 254 1 2 0 23 0 1
Male 5,830 5,686 129 1 1 0 12 0 1
Female 5,320 5,183 125 0 1 0 11 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 36.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8186. Female population growth rate of the census town is 36% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 36.4%. General caste population has increased by 24.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 26.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 82.7% and child population has increased by 1.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Baskhoh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36.2% 24.9% 26.7% 82.7% 1.5%
Male 36.4% 25.9% 25.3% 82.8% -4%
Female 36% 23.7% 28.2% 82.6% 8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 913 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 937 and in schedule tribe is 927. There are 968 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 decreased by 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 108 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Baskhoh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 -15 21 -2 108
2011 913 895 937 927 968
2001 915 910 916 929 860

Literacy

Total 6393 people in the census town are literate, among them 4120 are male and 2273 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baskhoh is 68%. 83% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Baskhoh

Total Male Female
Change 9.8% 3.7% 15.9%
2011 67.9% 83.2% 50.9%
2001 58.1% 79.5% 35%

Workers profile

Baskhoh has 34% (3832) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 22% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Baskhoh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.4% 28.6% 5.8% 65.6%
Male 45.5% 42.1% 3.3% 54.5%
Female 22.2% 13.7% 8.5% 77.8%