Didwana Municipality, with population of about 53 thousand is Didwana sub district's only municipality located in Didwana sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Didwana municipality is 15 km2. Population density of the city is 3678 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 53 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 is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8377 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 53,328 48,788 4,453 87 7,716
Male 27,578 25,218 2,311 49 4,034
Female 25,750 23,570 2,142 38 3,682

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 19.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 45 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 21.1% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 17.8%. General caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -3.3% and child population has decreased by -2.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Didwana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.4% 21% 4.5% -3.3% -2.2%
Male 17.8% 19.4% 3.5% -10.9% -3%
Female 21.1% 22.7% 5.6% 8.6% -1.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 935, in schedule caste is 927 and in schedule tribe is 776. 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 25 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 25 26 18 140 15
2011 934 935 927 776 913
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%. 87% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Didwana

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 2.4% 7.3%
2011 74.5% 86.5% 61.7%
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 30.4% 23.9% 6.5% 69.6%
Male 49% 42.6% 6.4% 51%
Female 10.6% 3.8% 6.7% 89.4%