Rajsamand District, with population of about 11.6 lakh is Rajasthan's the 5th least populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Rajsamand district is 4655 km2 and it is the 7th smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 248 persons per km2. There are 7 sub districts in the district, among them Nathdwara is the most populous sub district with population of about 2.4 lakh and Deogarh is the least populous sub district with population of about 1.1 lakh.

There are 4 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Rajsamand, Nathdwara, Deogarh and Amet Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 11.6 lakh people, among them about 5.8 lakh (50%) are male and about 5.8 lakh (50%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 14% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajsamand district is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 2.4 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 84% (about 9.7 lakh) live in Rajsamand District rural part and 16% (about 1.8 lakh) population live in the Rajsamand District urban part. Rural population density of Rajsamand district is 217 and urban population density is 1106 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajsamand

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,156,597 847,620 148,168 160,809 176,041
Male 581,339 425,428 74,738 81,173 92,527
Female 575,258 422,192 73,430 79,636 83,514

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Rajsamand

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Nathdwara 244731 Railmagra 8611 Rajsamand 67798
Rajsamand 235140 Gilund 6875 Nathdwara 42016
Bhim 171023 Kuraj 6800 Deogarh 17604
Kumbhalgarh 144231 Mohi 6600 Amet 17335
Railmagra 131800 Kunwariya 6074 Kelwa 11712
Amet 118949 Piparada 5867 Bhim 11568
Deogarh 110723 Lasani 4712 Sardargarh 6600
Dawer 4480 Emri 4758
Khamnor 4402 Delwara 4429
Kothariya Chak - A 4298

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 990 in Muslims are 960.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajsamand

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,156,597 1,105,676 33,677 759 260 100 14,966 68 1,091
Male 581,339 555,587 17,181 370 151 45 7,413 38 554
Female 575,258 550,089 16,496 389 109 55 7,553 30 537

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 17.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 9.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 16.6% which is -1.2% lower than male population growth rate of 17.8%. General caste population has increased by 15.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.5% and child population has decreased by -2.3% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajsamand

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.2% 15.3% 21% 24.5% -2.3%
Male 17.8% 16.2% 21.1% 23.6% -0.6%
Female 16.6% 14.3% 20.8% 25.3% -4.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 982 and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 903 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has decreased by 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajsamand

Total General SC ST Child
Change -10 -17 -3 13 -33
2011 990 992 982 981 903
2001 1000 1009 985 968 936

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kumbhalgarh 1050 Halawas 1615 Deogarh 978
Deogarh 1005 Dherdon Ka Gurha 1533 Amet 974
Railmagra 989 Roon Rajsamand (A) 1500 Bhim 969
Amet 987 Banjariya 1489 Emri 964
Nathdwara 982 Bamaniya 1470 Sardargarh 957
Bhim 980 Baniya Khera 1377 Delwara 951
Rajsamand 963 Dodiya Khera 1369 Kelwa 942
Deoron Ka Khera 1365 Nathdwara 937
Dabla 1333 Rajsamand 935
Rankar Ka Bhilwara 1330

Literacy

Total about 6.2 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 3.8 lakh are male and about 2.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajsamand is 63%. 78% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajsamand

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 4.4% 10.4%
2011 63.1% 78.4% 48%
2001 55.7% 74% 37.6%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Rajsamand 69 Fatah Nagar 92 Nathdwara 87
Bhim 67 Kala Kheri Badlawali 91 Rajsamand 84
Nathdwara 65 Jhootara 90 Amet 80
Deogarh 61 Dariba 88 Emri 78
Railmagra 60 Undawasan 87 Bhim 78
Amet 60 Hathoon Garh 87 Deogarh 77
Kumbhalgarh 52 Gamethon Ka Nohara 86 Delwara 77
Dipty 85 Kelwa 73
Warni Ki Bhagal 85 Sardargarh 71
Dabiyon Ka Guda 84

Workers profile

Rajsamand has 48% (about 5.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 40% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajsamand

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.6% 31.3% 16.3% 52.4%
Male 55% 44.4% 10.6% 45%
Female 40.2% 18.2% 22% 59.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Rajsamand

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Dawer 28.7 Rajsamand 55
Kuraj 27.8 Nathdwara 24
Gilund 26.3 Deogarh 24
Joonda 25.8 Amet 20
Kuanthal 23.2 Kelwa 16.7
Lasani 21.3 Sardargarh 12
Railmagra 18.5 Delwara 6.6
Machind 17.7 Bhim 4
Piparada 17.3 Emri 3.9
Dhana 17.2