Dhaulpur District, with population of about 12.1 lakh is Rajasthan's the 6th least populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Dhaulpur district is 3033 km2 and it is the smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 398 persons per km2. There are 5 sub districts in the district, among them Dhaulpur is the most populous sub district with population of about 3.6 lakh and Rajakhera is the least populous sub district with population of about 1.6 lakh.

There are 4 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Dhaulpur Municipality and Out Growth; Dhaulpur, Bari and Rajakhera Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 12.1 lakh people, among them about 6.5 lakh (54%) are male and about 5.5 lakh (46%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhaulpur district is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 2 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 79% (about 9.6 lakh) live in Dhaulpur District rural part and 21% (about 2.5 lakh) population live in the Dhaulpur District urban part. Rural population density of Dhaulpur district is 324 and urban population density is 3608 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhaulpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,206,516 902,227 245,695 58,594 217,613
Male 653,647 489,970 131,875 31,802 117,198
Female 552,869 412,257 113,820 26,792 100,415

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Dhaulpur

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Dhaulpur 361109 Maniyan 13740 Dhaulpur 133075
Bari 245650 Baseri 10742 Dhaulpur 125989
Baseri 244774 Saipau 10716 Bari 62721
Sepau 191079 Timasiya 7860 Rajakhera 33666
Rajakhera 163904 Taseemo 6767 Sarmathura 17988
Basai Nawab 6526
Kherli 5773
Mangrol 5394
Marena 4898
Boreli 4769

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 844 in Muslims are 889.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dhaulpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,206,516 1,127,520 72,258 688 1,356 92 2,739 21 1,842
Male 653,647 611,468 38,247 350 722 57 1,463 9 1,331
Female 552,869 516,052 34,011 338 634 35 1,276 12 511

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 22.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 9.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 24.2% which is 2.7% higher than male population growth rate of 21.5%. General caste population has increased by 22.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.1% and child population has decreased by -1.2% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhaulpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.7% 22.3% 24.2% 23.1% -1.2%
Male 21.5% 21.2% 22.4% 22.5% -1.1%
Female 24.2% 23.7% 26.2% 23.7% -1.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 846 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 841, in schedule caste is 863 and in schedule tribe is 842. There are 857 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 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhaulpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 17 26 8 -3
2011 846 841 863 842 857
2001 827 824 837 834 860

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Sepau 864 Kanhaiyapura 1143 Dhaulpur 866
Dhaulpur 852 Ratanpur 1102 Dhaulpur 865
Baseri 841 Nainokhar 1096 Sarmathura 864
Rajakhera 841 Rahtauti 1092 Bari 863
Bari 831 Tejapura 1085 Rajakhera 860
Basai Murli 1077
Bichola 1060
Jageer Pura Kalan 1035
Adarshnagar 1018
Kanchanpura 1016

Literacy

Total about 6.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 4.4 lakh are male and about 2.5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhaulpur is 69%. 81% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhaulpur

Total Male Female
Change 9.0% 6.1% 12.9%
2011 69.1% 81.2% 54.7%
2001 60.1% 75.1% 41.8%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Dhaulpur 72 Malpur 100 Dhaulpur 76
Sepau 70 Padampura 92 Dhaulpur 76
Baseri 69 Barpura 92 Bari 71
Rajakhera 67 Katailpura 92 Rajakhera 68
Bari 66 Kalloopura 92 Sarmathura 66
Piluya 91
Salepur 91
Basai Kavilal 89
Kutakpur 87
Jhilra 86

Workers profile

Dhaulpur has 43% (about 5.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 33% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhaulpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43.4% 26.3% 17% 56.6%
Male 51.9% 40% 11.8% 48.1%
Female 33.3% 10.1% 23.2% 66.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Dhaulpur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Sewarpali 51 Dhaulpur 32
Jhiri 45 Dhaulpur 32
Kudinna 40.8 Bari 22.3
Shahpur 36.8 Rajakhera 10
Madanpur 31.8 Sarmathura 4
Basai Dang 29.7
Gironiya 28.9
Golari 27.3
Dhaur 20.7
Mathara 19.9