Bundi District, with population of about 11.1 lakh is Rajasthan's the 4th least populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bundi district is 5776 km2 and it is the 12th smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 192 persons per km2. There are 5 sub districts in the district, among them Bundi is the most populous sub district with population of about 4.1 lakh and Indragarh is the least populous sub district with population of about 1.3 lakh.

There are 7 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Bundi Municipality and Out Growth; Bundi, Lakheri, Keshoraipatan, Kaprain and Nainwa Municipalities (limited to 5 most populous).

Demographics

The district is home to about 11.1 lakh people, among them about 5.8 lakh (52%) are male and about 5.3 lakh (48%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bundi district is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 2.2 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 80% (about 8.9 lakh) live in Bundi District rural part and 20% (about 2.2 lakh) population live in the Bundi District urban part. Rural population density of Bundi district is 159 and urban population density is 1239 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bundi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,110,906 671,569 210,788 228,549 159,884
Male 577,160 348,373 109,333 119,454 84,431
Female 533,746 323,196 101,455 109,095 75,453

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Bundi

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Bundi 411533 Dei 12884 Bundi 104919
Hindoli 221601 Dabi 9818 Bundi 103286
Nainwa 196070 Hindoli 9601 Lakheri 29572
Keshoraipatan 153987 Karwar 6522 Keshoraipatan 24627
Indragarh 127715 Gothra 6321 Kaprain 20748
Matoonda 5015 Nainwa 19485
Dhaneshwar 5010 Indragarh 7444
Jhalaji Ka Baran 4924 Talera 7203
Namana 4876 Budhpura 5070
Bara Naya Gaon 4868 Sumerganj Mandi 3633

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 922 in Muslims are 962 and in Jains are 917.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bundi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,110,906 1,017,688 66,609 682 11,059 144 13,455 24 1,245
Male 577,160 529,357 33,955 314 5,795 71 7,018 12 638
Female 533,746 488,331 32,654 368 5,264 73 6,437 12 607

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 15.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 9.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 16.6% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 14.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.3% and child population has decreased by -8.6% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bundi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.4% 13.2% 20.9% 17.3% -8.6%
Male 14.3% 12.1% 19.7% 16.3% -7.7%
Female 16.6% 14.4% 22.2% 18.4% -9.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 928, in schedule caste is 928 and in schedule tribe is 913. There are 894 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has increased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bundi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 19 19 15 -18
2011 925 928 928 913 894
2001 907 909 909 898 912

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bundi

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Keshoraipatan 933 Chak Makheeda 1500 Lakheri 943
Bundi 927 Bhaopura 1333 Keshoraipatan 939
Hindoli 925 Chatkherla 1333 Talera 934
Indragarh 922 Balapura 1320 Sumerganj Mandi 931
Nainwa 916 Gordhanpura 1227 Nainwa 930
Aon Ka Khera 1178 Kaprain 929
Jahooriya 1160 Bundi 926
Pandoola 1141 Bundi 926
Biharipura 1116 Budhpura 910
Bhainson Ka Nayagaon 1107 Indragarh 908

Literacy

Total about 5.9 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 3.7 lakh are male and about 2.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bundi is 62%. 75% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bundi

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 3.7% 8.8%
2011 61.5% 75.4% 46.6%
2001 55.6% 71.7% 37.8%

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bundi

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Keshoraipatan 68 Ramgarh 100 Sumerganj Mandi 85
Indragarh 66 Bhaopura 85 Bundi 82
Bundi 64 Rakaspura 82 Bundi 82
Nainwa 58 Daramataji 80 Bundi 81
Hindoli 54 Seeta Pura 80 Keshoraipatan 79
Ganeshpura 79 Lakheri 77
Sandri 78 Nainwa 75
Kharibara 78 Talera 75
Kherla 77 Kaprain 73
Radi 77 Indragarh 72

Workers profile

Bundi has 47% (about 5.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 40% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bundi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.4% 32.5% 14.9% 52.6%
Male 54.5% 44.9% 9.6% 45.5%
Female 39.6% 19.1% 20.5% 60.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bundi

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kheenya 61.4 Kaprain 64
Dhaneshwar 58.9 Bundi 27.8
Khadipur 51.7 Bundi 27.8
Gardara 50.7 Keshoraipatan 25.9
Datoonda 42.7 Lakheri 25
Ramgarh 42 Indragarh 15
Guwar 41.9 Nainwa 8.5
Basoli 37.6 Budhpura 6.6
Jajawar 37.5 Talera 4.1
Palka 36.8 Sumerganj Mandi 1