Kuri Bhagtasani Census Town, with population of about 38 thousand is Jodhpur sub district's the most populous census town located in Jodhpur sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kuri Bhagtasani census town is 10 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3843 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Kuri Bhagtasani Ward No 01 and the population of Kuri Bhagtasani Ward No 01 is about 38 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Basni which is 3 km far from here. Jodhpur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 7 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jodhpur which is 7 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 358 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 332 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44°C and minimum temperature goes down to 4°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 38 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (53%) are male and about 18 thousand (47%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kuri Bhagtasani census town is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 7747 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kuri Bhagtasani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 38,429 33,237 4,307 885 5,161
Male 20,360 17,594 2,303 463 2,795
Female 18,069 15,643 2,004 422 2,366

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 884 in Muslims are 934 and in Christians are 977

Religion wise population 2011 - Kuri Bhagtasani

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 38,429 36,242 1,176 506 158 28 294 0 25
Male 20,360 19,233 608 256 80 13 153 0 17
Female 18,069 17,009 568 250 78 15 141 0 8

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 221.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 228.2% which is 12.3% higher than male population growth rate of 215.9%. General caste population has increased by 242.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 131.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 135.4% and child population has increased by 128.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kuri Bhagtasani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 221.6% 242.2% 131.4% 135.4% 128.5%
Male 215.9% 236.3% 127.3% 129.2% 128.5%
Female 228.2% 248.9% 136.3% 142.5% 128.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, in schedule caste is 870 and in schedule tribe is 911. There are 847 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 increased by 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kuri Bhagtasani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 32 33 50 0
2011 887 889 870 911 847
2001 854 857 837 861 847

Literacy

Total about 27 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kuri Bhagtasani is 82%. 89% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kuri Bhagtasani

Total Male Female
Change 16.7% 12.8% 21.7%
2011 82.5% 89.5% 74.7%
2001 65.8% 76.7% 53%

Workers profile

Kuri Bhagtasani has 30% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 10% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kuri Bhagtasani

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.3% 28.4% 1.9% 69.7%
Male 48.7% 46.6% 2.1% 51.3%
Female 9.6% 7.9% 1.7% 90.4%