Hanumangarh District, with population of about 17.7 lakh is Rajasthan's the 15th least populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Hanumangarh district is 9656 km2 and it is the 13th biggest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 184 persons per km2. There are 7 sub districts in the district, among them Hanumangarh is the most populous sub district with population of about 4.2 lakh and Sangaria is the least populous sub district with population of about 1.6 lakh.

There are 6 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Hanumangarh (M Cl) Municipal Council; Nohar (M), Bhadra (M), Pilibanga (M), Sangaria (M) and Rawatsar (M) Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 17.7 lakh people, among them about 9.3 lakh (52%) are male and about 8.4 lakh (48%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hanumangarh district is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 3.4 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 80% (about 14.2 lakh) live in Hanumangarh District rural part and 20% (about 3.5 lakh) population live in the Hanumangarh District urban part. Rural population density of Hanumangarh district is 149 and urban population density is 4753 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hanumangarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,774,692 1,266,214 494,189 14,289 234,226
Male 931,184 665,254 258,352 7,578 124,740
Female 843,508 600,960 235,837 6,711 109,486

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Hanumangarh

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Hanumangarh 424619 1 DBL-A 15149 Hanumangarh (M Cl) 150958
Nohar 314587 1 KNN 13117 Nohar (M) 49835
Bhadra 290318 8 GGR 11553 Bhadra (M) 40662
Pilibanga 215715 24 JRK 9753 Pilibanga (M) 37288
Rawatsar 205093 6 SDR 9062 Sangaria (M) 36619
Tibi 165217 5 CHN 8813 Rawatsar (M) 35102
Sangaria 159143 5 KNJ 8786
6 NTR 8736
16 DPN 8242
11 DLP 7733

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Sikhs which contribute 12% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 7% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 903 in Sikhs are 905 and in Muslims are 949.

Religion wise population 2011 - Hanumangarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,774,692 1,433,067 118,673 1,542 216,997 241 1,935 138 2,099
Male 931,184 753,165 60,877 834 113,932 133 993 63 1,187
Female 843,508 679,902 57,796 708 103,065 108 942 75 912

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 17.7% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of 16.2%. General caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 42.5% and child population has decreased by -8.5% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hanumangarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.9% 13.9% 24.6% 42.5% -8.5%
Male 16.2% 13.2% 23.8% 41.2% -8.8%
Female 17.7% 14.7% 25.4% 44% -8.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 913 and in schedule tribe is 886. There are 878 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hanumangarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 11 12 17 6
2011 906 903 913 886 878
2001 894 892 901 869 872

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Tibi 918 6 MJD 3000 Rawatsar (M) 917
Rawatsar 915 25 NGC 2500 Bhadra (M) 917
Bhadra 909 BHADRA KHAS 2000 Nohar (M) 913
Nohar 905 29 AMP 1800 Sangaria (M) 896
Hanumangarh 901 6 BPM 1714 Hanumangarh (M Cl) 894
Sangaria 900 1 DNG 1600 Pilibanga (M) 893
Pilibanga 899 13 STG 1571
2 MWM-B 1556
10 MD-B 1500
5 LLW 1500

Literacy

Total about 10.3 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 6.2 lakh are male and about 4.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hanumangarh is 67%. 77% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hanumangarh

Total Male Female
Change 4.0% 2.2% 6.2%
2011 67.1% 77.4% 55.8%
2001 63.1% 75.2% 49.6%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bhadra 69 1 AMP-A 100 Sangaria (M) 80
Hanumangarh 68 5 AMP 100 Hanumangarh (M Cl) 77
Sangaria 68 15 SSW-A 100 Nohar (M) 76
Nohar 68 GHOTRA MUNDERANA 100 Bhadra (M) 76
Pilibanga 67 18 KSP 100 Pilibanga (M) 70
Rawatsar 64 15 SLW 100 Rawatsar (M) 69
Tibi 63 3 MST 100
4 DBL 100
26 NDR-A 100
29 PBN 96

Workers profile

Hanumangarh has 47% (about 8.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 38% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hanumangarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.1% 36.2% 10.9% 52.9%
Male 55.1% 49.6% 5.5% 44.9%
Female 38.2% 21.4% 16.9% 61.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Hanumangarh

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
BAROPAL BARANI 87.2 Pilibanga (M) 29.5
DHANSIYA 76 Hanumangarh (M Cl) 13.4
BISARASAR 70 Bhadra (M) 9.5
KANSAR 63.4 Nohar (M) 9
AJEETPURA 58.4 Rawatsar (M) 6.4
JABRASAR 57.6 Sangaria (M) 5.9
BHOOKAR KA BARANI 54.2
NANAU 53.7
MANDARPURA 53.6
KALANA 50.3