Ladnu Municipality, with population of about 66 thousand is Ladnu sub district's only municipality located in Ladnu sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ladnu municipality is 25 km2. Population density of the city is 2623 persons per km2. There are 30 wards in the city, among them Ladnu Ward No 24 is the most populous ward with population of 3906 and Ladnu Ward No 13 is the least populous ward with population of 1029.

Nearest railway station is Ladnu which is within the city. Ladnu is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nagaur which is 132 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 214 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 321 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to -0.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 66 thousand people, among them about 33 thousand (51%) are male and about 32 thousand (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ladnu municipality is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the city and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ladnu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 65,575 58,832 6,678 65 10,092
Male 33,173 29,719 3,415 39 5,145
Female 32,402 29,113 3,263 26 4,947

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 52% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Hindus which contribute 44% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 983 in Hindus are 964 and in Jains are 1060.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ladnu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 65,575 29,167 34,362 32 2 10 1,961 1 40
Male 33,173 14,850 17,331 18 1 5 952 0 16
Female 32,402 14,317 17,031 14 1 5 1,009 1 24

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 14.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 57 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 16.8% which is 3.7% higher than male population growth rate of 13.1%. General caste population has increased by 14.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 109.7% and child population has decreased by -0.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ladnu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.9% 14.5% 17.6% 109.7% -0.8%
Male 13.1% 12.8% 14.9% 95% -3%
Female 16.8% 16.4% 20.6% 136.4% 1.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 977 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 980, in schedule caste is 955 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 962 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 44 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ladnu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 30 45 117 44
2011 977 980 955 667 962
2001 945 950 910 550 918

Literacy

Total about 39 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 23 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ladnu is 71%. 82% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ladnu

Total Male Female
Change 0.3% -1.3% 2.3%
2011 71% 82.4% 59.4%
2001 70.7% 83.7% 57.1%

Workers profile

Ladnu has 26% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 5% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ladnu

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 26.4% 24.2% 2.2% 73.6%
Male 47.8% 44.6% 3.2% 52.2%
Female 4.5% 3.3% 1.2% 95.5%