Makrana Municipality, with population of about 93 thousand is Makrana sub district's only municipality located in Makrana sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Makrana municipality is 36 km2. Population density of the city is 2586 persons per km2. There are 40 wards in the city, among them Makrana Ward No 36 is the most populous ward with population of 3861 and Makrana Ward No 09 is the least populous ward with population of 1160.

Nearest railway station is Makrana which is within the city. Makrana is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nagaur which is 110 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 160 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 389.3 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 93 thousand people, among them about 48 thousand (52%) are male and about 45 thousand (48%) 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 Makrana municipality is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the city and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Makrana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 93,094 84,141 8,899 54 16,435
Male 48,029 43,354 4,641 34 8,532
Female 45,065 40,787 4,258 20 7,903

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 83 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 12.8% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 10.7%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -1.8% and child population has decreased by -4.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Makrana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.7% 13.4% -1.8% -1.8% -4.2%
Male 10.7% 11.9% 0.6% 9.7% -3%
Female 12.8% 15% -4.2% -16.7% -5.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 917 and in schedule tribe is 588. There are 926 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Makrana

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 26 -46 -186 -25
2011 938 941 917 588 926
2001 920 915 963 774 951

Literacy

Total about 49 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 29 thousand are male and about 20 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Makrana is 64%. 74% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Makrana

Total Male Female
Change -3.4% -5.8% -0.5%
2011 63.5% 73.6% 52.7%
2001 66.9% 79.4% 53.2%

Workers profile

Makrana has 24% (about 23 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 3% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Makrana

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 24.4% 22.8% 1.6% 75.6%
Male 44.9% 42.6% 2.3% 55.1%
Female 2.6% 1.7% 0.9% 97.4%