Shivpuri District, with population of about 17.3 lakh is Madhya Pradesh's the 14th most populous district, located in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Shivpuri district is about 10 thousand km2 and it is the 3rd biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 171 persons per km2. There are 8 sub districts in the district, among them Shivpuri is the most populous sub district with population of about 3.4 lakh and Kolaras is the least populous sub district with population of about 1.6 lakh.

There is only one city in the district that comes under the district administration which is Shivpuri Municipality.

Demographics

The district is home to about 17.3 lakh people, among them about 9.2 lakh (53%) are male and about 8.1 lakh (47%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shivpuri district is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 3.6 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 83% (about 14.3 lakh) live in Shivpuri District rural part and 17% (about 3 lakh) population live in the Shivpuri District urban part. Rural population density of Shivpuri district is 144 and urban population density is 2470 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shivpuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,726,050 1,176,733 321,515 227,802 285,770
Male 919,795 631,119 171,565 117,111 150,950
Female 806,255 545,614 149,950 110,691 134,820

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Shivpuri

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Shivpuri 340852 Sirsod 11334 Shivpuri 179977
Pichhore 259685 Dinara 9310 Karera 28705
Pohri 207352 Bamaur Kalan 7842 Kolaras 19781
Narwar 198927 Rannod 7335 Narwar 19385
Karera 194319 Kalamadh 7057 Pichhore 18127
Khaniyadhana 183877 Vijroni 6148 Khaniyadhana 15877
Badarwas 177752 Nijampur 6127 Badarwas 13571
Kolaras 163286 Bhonti 6083
Pohri 5993
Lukwasa 5931

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 875 in Muslims are 919.

Religion wise population 2011 - Shivpuri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,726,050 1,648,749 51,200 1,117 7,151 3,421 12,171 72 2,169
Male 919,795 879,256 26,678 583 3,901 1,820 6,388 37 1,132
Female 806,255 769,493 24,522 534 3,250 1,601 5,783 35 1,037

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 19.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 21.1% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 18.5%. General caste population has increased by 16.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 41.1% and child population has increased by 1.2% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shivpuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.7% 16.5% 18.7% 41.1% 1.2%
Male 18.5% 15.4% 17.4% 41.2% 1.9%
Female 21.1% 17.9% 20.2% 41.1% 0.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 877 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 865, in schedule caste is 874 and in schedule tribe is 945. There are 893 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shivpuri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 19 20 0 -13
2011 877 865 874 945 893
2001 858 846 854 945 906

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Badarwas 904 Moonjwar 2750 Badarwas 932
Khaniyadhana 886 Madewa 1143 Khaniyadhana 917
Kolaras 884 Bagdiya 1118 Pichhore 908
Pichhore 881 Moharai 1114 Kolaras 902
Shivpuri 880 Kunwarpur 1111 Shivpuri 892
Pohri 874 Khairwani 1109 Narwar 881
Karera 862 Barodi (Surwaya) 1109 Karera 841
Narwar 845 Raghunathpura 1103
Biram Khedi 1095
Gora 1077

Literacy

Total about 9 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 5.7 lakh are male and about 3.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shivpuri is 63%. 75% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shivpuri

Total Male Female
Change 3.6% 0.5% 8.0%
2011 62.5% 74.6% 48.8%
2001 58.9% 74.1% 40.8%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Shivpuri 69 Pahard Muhar 100 Karera 81
Karera 64 Milak Ayama 100 Pichhore 80
Narwar 63 Basai 100 Shivpuri 78
Badarwas 61 Anbhora 100 Badarwas 75
Pohri 60 Behta Alias Kishora 100 Narwar 75
Pichhore 60 Toriya Kheda 100 Khaniyadhana 72
Khaniyadhana 59 Bhain Sora 94 Kolaras 71
Kolaras 58 Gudhal Jangir 92
Krishanganj 88
Jariya Khurd 87

Workers profile

Shivpuri has 44% (about 7.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 35% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shivpuri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44% 33.5% 10.5% 56%
Male 52.3% 45.1% 7.2% 47.7%
Female 34.5% 20.2% 14.3% 65.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Shivpuri

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Khairwani 43.3 Shivpuri 81.1
Madarka 43.3 Karera 12
Vijroni 40.4 Khaniyadhana 8.4
Sirsod 23.6 Narwar 8
Meghona Bada 23.2 Badarwas 7.8
Lukwasa 20.9 Kolaras 1.6
Badera 20.5 Pichhore 0.7
Sihore 20.5
Kalipahadi Meda 20.4
Jhiri 20.4