Didwana Municipality And Out Growth, with population of about 54 thousand is Didwana sub district's only municipality and out growth located in Didwana sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Didwana municipality and out growth is 15 km2. Population density of the city is 3707 persons per km2. There are 31 wards in the city, among them Didwana Ward No 26 is the most populous ward with population of 3033 and Didwana (rural) (og) Ward No 31 (rural Mdds Code:082463) is the least populous ward with population of 421.

Nearest railway station is Didwana which is within the city. Didwana is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nagaur which is 100 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 200 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 327 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.5°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 54 thousand people, among them about 28 thousand (52%) are male and about 26 thousand (48%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Didwana municipality and out growth is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8451 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Didwana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 53,749 49,127 4,531 91 7,774
Male 27,808 25,402 2,355 51 4,064
Female 25,941 23,725 2,176 40 3,710

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 59% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 40% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 930 in Muslims are 937.

Religion wise population 2011 - Didwana

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 53,749 31,911 21,632 52 15 10 107 0 22
Male 27,808 16,530 11,166 27 9 6 57 0 13
Female 25,941 15,381 10,466 25 6 4 50 0 9

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 20.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 45 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 22% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 18.8%. General caste population has increased by 21.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1.1% and child population has decreased by -1.5% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Didwana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.3% 21.8% 6.3% 1.1% -1.5%
Male 18.8% 20.3% 5.5% -7.3% -2.3%
Female 22% 23.5% 7.2% 14.3% -0.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 924 and in schedule tribe is 784. There are 913 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Didwana

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 25 15 148 15
2011 933 934 924 784 913
2001 909 909 909 636 898

Literacy

Total about 34 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Didwana is 74%. 86% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Didwana

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 2.1% 7.0%
2011 74.2% 86.2% 61.4%
2001 69.9% 84.1% 54.4%

Workers profile

Didwana has 30% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 11% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Didwana

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.5% 23.9% 6.5% 69.5%
Male 49% 42.6% 6.4% 51%
Female 10.6% 3.9% 6.7% 89.4%