Borawar Census Town, with population of about 25 thousand is Makrana sub district's the most populous census town located in Makrana sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Borawar census town is 24 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1041 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Borawar Ward No 01 and the population of Borawar Ward No 01 is about 25 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Borawar which is within the census town. Makrana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 10 km. District head quarter of the census town is Nagaur which is 100 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 140 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 314 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 25 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (52%) are male and about 12 thousand (48%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Borawar census town is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 4119 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Borawar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24,975 18,057 6,882 36 3,558
Male 12,924 9,321 3,585 18 1,900
Female 12,051 8,736 3,297 18 1,658

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 18% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 929 in Muslims are 959 and in Jains are 885.

Religion wise population 2011 - Borawar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 24,975 19,865 4,385 16 8 7 686 0 8
Male 12,924 10,300 2,238 8 4 4 364 0 6
Female 12,051 9,565 2,147 8 4 3 322 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 1.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 1.1% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 1.5%. General caste population has decreased by -0.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 260% and child population has decreased by -24.6% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Borawar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.3% -0.7% 6.7% 260% -24.6%
Male 1.5% -1.3% 9.1% 200% -21.7%
Female 1.1% -0.1% 4.1% 350% -27.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 932 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 937, in schedule caste is 920 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 873 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 71 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Borawar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 11 -44 333 -71
2011 932 937 920 1000 873
2001 935 926 964 667 944

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 9387 are male and 6209 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Borawar is 73%. 85% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Borawar

Total Male Female
Change 8.2% 5.7% 11.1%
2011 72.8% 85.2% 59.7%
2001 64.6% 79.5% 48.6%

Workers profile

Borawar has 31% (7784) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 11% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Borawar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31.2% 26.2% 5% 68.8%
Male 49.5% 46.1% 3.4% 50.5%
Female 11.5% 4.7% 6.7% 88.5%