Kuchaman City Municipality, with population of about 62 thousand is Nawa sub district's the most populous municipality located in Nawa sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kuchaman City municipality is 13 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 4958 persons per km2. There are 30 wards in the city, among them Kuchaman City Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 3291 and Kuchaman City Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 1394.

Nearest railway station is Kuchaman City which is within the city. Nawa is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 28 km. District head quarter of the city is Nagaur which is 144 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 145 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 102 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 4°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 62 thousand people, among them about 32 thousand (52%) are male and about 30 thousand (48%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kuchaman City municipality is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 9643 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kuchaman City

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61,969 52,018 9,844 107 8,961
Male 31,986 26,821 5,099 66 4,733
Female 29,983 25,197 4,745 41 4,228

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 75% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 23% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 930 in Muslims are 956 and in Jains are 995.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kuchaman City

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 61,969 46,491 14,119 58 4 6 1,213 1 77
Male 31,986 24,084 7,217 33 3 3 608 1 37
Female 29,983 22,407 6,902 25 1 3 605 0 40

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 22.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 51 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 23% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of 22.1%. General caste population has increased by 21.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 98.1% and child population has increased by 2.4% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kuchaman City

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.5% 21.8% 25.7% 98.1% 2.4%
Male 22.1% 21.2% 26.2% 100% 3.7%
Female 23% 22.5% 25.1% 95.2% 1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 931 and in schedule tribe is 621. There are 893 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kuchaman City

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 9 -8 -15 -24
2011 937 939 931 621 893
2001 931 930 939 636 917

Literacy

Total about 41 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 17 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kuchaman City is 77%. 87% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kuchaman City

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 3.1% 11.2%
2011 76.5% 86.8% 65.7%
2001 69.6% 83.7% 54.5%

Workers profile

Kuchaman City has 30% (about 18 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 10% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kuchaman City

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29.8% 25.4% 4.4% 70.2%
Male 48.7% 43.6% 5% 51.3%
Female 9.7% 6% 3.6% 90.3%