Sawai Madhopur District, with population of about 13.4 lakh is Rajasthan's the 8th least populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sawai Madhopur district is 4498 km2 and it is the 5th smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 297 persons per km2. There are 7 sub districts in the district, among them Gangapur is the most populous sub district with population of about 3.5 lakh and Chauth Ka Barwara is the least populous sub district with population of about 98 thousand.

There are 2 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Sawai Madhopur and Gangapur City Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 13.4 lakh people, among them about 7 lakh (53%) are male and about 6.3 lakh (47%) are female. 58% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sawai Madhopur district is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 2.5 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 80% (about 10.7 lakh) live in Sawai Madhopur District rural part and 20% (about 2.7 lakh) population live in the Sawai Madhopur District urban part. Rural population density of Sawai Madhopur district is 244 and urban population density is 2228 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sawai Madhopur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,335,551 770,914 278,789 285,848 201,188
Male 704,031 404,953 146,333 152,745 107,557
Female 631,520 365,961 132,456 133,103 93,631

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Sawai Madhopur

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Gangapur 346614 Wazeerpur 15515 Sawai Madhopur 121106
Sawai Madhopur 334877 Chauth Ka Barwara 14038 Gangapur City 119090
Bamanwas 171648 Malarna Doongar 12809 Kasba Bonli 15300
Bonli 142741 Khirni 12358 Mahu Kalan 10971
Khandar 136439 Kasba Khandar 12273
Malarna Doongar 105732 Udai Kalan (Rural) 9034
Chauth Ka Barwara 97500 Soorwal 8813
Chhan 8111
Khandeep 8092
Bhagwatgarh 8048

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 12% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 891 in Muslims are 943.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sawai Madhopur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,335,551 1,165,505 155,681 945 812 177 9,991 42 2,398
Male 704,031 616,263 80,143 477 416 88 5,246 21 1,377
Female 631,520 549,242 75,538 468 396 89 4,745 21 1,021

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 19.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 20.1% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 19.1%. General caste population has increased by 18.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.6% and child population has decreased by -2.7% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sawai Madhopur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.6% 18.1% 24.9% 18.6% -2.7%
Male 19.1% 17.3% 24.5% 18.9% -1.1%
Female 20.1% 19% 25.4% 18.2% -4.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 905 and in schedule tribe is 871. There are 871 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sawai Madhopur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 8 14 6 -6 -31
2011 897 904 905 871 871
2001 889 890 899 877 902

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Sawai Madhopur

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chauth Ka Barwara 926 Chak Dharmpuri 2000 Kasba Bonli 943
Sawai Madhopur 917 Barh Mahanandpur 1362 Sawai Madhopur 922
Malarna Doongar 908 Qila Ranthambor 1184 Mahu Kalan 917
Bonli 904 Vijaipura 1150 Gangapur City 895
Gangapur 883 Kherli Khalsa 1121
Khandar 880 Barh Jharoda 1105
Bamanwas 873 Kalyanpura 1091
Kemri Khurd 1083
Koochawar Chak No.2 1071
Bharja Gaddi 1059

Literacy

Total about 7.4 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 4.9 lakh are male and about 2.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sawai Madhopur is 65%. 82% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sawai Madhopur

Total Male Female
Change 8.7% 5.8% 12.3%
2011 65.4% 81.5% 47.5%
2001 56.7% 75.7% 35.2%

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Sawai Madhopur

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Gangapur 71 Phooleri 100 Mahu Kalan 80
Sawai Madhopur 68 Kacheeda Khurd 100 Sawai Madhopur 79
Bamanwas 64 Lahpur 100 Gangapur City 79
Chauth Ka Barwara 62 Chiroli 100 Kasba Bonli 73
Malarna Doongar 61 Lakkarda 100
Bonli 59 Chak Dharmpuri 100
Khandar 59 Umri Firozpur 100
Samrathpura 96
Ninoni 90
Sukhwas 89

Workers profile

Sawai Madhopur has 43% (about 5.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 37% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sawai Madhopur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43.3% 31.3% 11.9% 56.7%
Male 48.8% 41% 7.8% 51.2%
Female 37.1% 20.6% 16.5% 62.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Sawai Madhopur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Qila Ranthambor 105.5 Sawai Madhopur 59
Bhagwatgarh 48 Gangapur City 52.3
Udai Kalan (Rural) 38 Kasba Bonli 23.3
Bamanwas Patti Kalan 37.3 Mahu Kalan 2.3
Malarna Doongar 36.4
Khirni 32.8
Piloda 31.4
Isarda 31
Chauth Ka Barwara 30.5
Shiwar 29.8