Nagaur Municipality, with population of about 1 lakh is Nagaur sub district's the most populous municipality located in Nagaur sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nagaur municipality is 38 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 2721 persons per km2. There are 42 wards in the city, among them Nagaur Ward No 02 is the most populous ward with population of 4394 and Tausar (og) Ward No 42 (rural Mdds Code:082900) is the least populous ward with population of 546.

Nearest railway station is Nagaur which is within the city. Nagaur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nagaur. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 300 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 309 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 0.8°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1 lakh people, among them about 53 thousand (51%) are male and about 50 thousand (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nagaur municipality is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 18 thousand households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nagaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 102,872 89,197 13,491 184 13,811
Male 52,891 45,834 6,957 100 7,331
Female 49,981 43,363 6,534 84 6,480

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 15.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 89 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 18.3% which is 4.8% higher than male population growth rate of 13.5%. General caste population has increased by 16.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -21.7% and child population has decreased by -10% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.8% 16.8% 10.3% -21.7% -10%
Male 13.5% 14.6% 7.9% -24.2% -8.6%
Female 18.3% 19.3% 12.9% -18.4% -11.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 939 and in schedule tribe is 840. There are 884 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 29 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 37 42 60 -29
2011 945 946 939 840 884
2001 907 909 897 780 913

Literacy

Total about 63 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 36 thousand are male and about 27 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nagaur is 71%. 80% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total Male Female
Change 3.7% 1.0% 7.2%
2011 70.7% 79.8% 61.1%
2001 67% 78.8% 53.9%

Workers profile

Nagaur has 31% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 11% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nagaur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.5% 26.4% 4.1% 69.5%
Male 48.9% 44.3% 4.6% 51.1%
Female 11.1% 7.5% 3.5% 88.9%