Jaipur District Urban Part, with population of about 34.7 lakh is Rajasthan's the most urban populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Jaipur district urban part is 790 km2 and it is the biggest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 4397 persons per km2. There are 11 sub districts in the district, among them Jaipur Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 21.7 lakh and Jamwa Ramgarh Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of 7665.

There are 12 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Jaipur Municipal Corporation; Chomu, Kotputli, Shahpura, Chaksu and Bagru Municipalities (limited to 5 most populous) and Phulera Municipality and Out Growth.

Demographics

The district is home to about 34.7 lakh people, among them about 18.3 lakh (53%) are male and about 16.5 lakh (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jaipur district urban part is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 6.7 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Jaipur district urban part is 4397 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jaipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,471,847 2,864,286 473,460 134,101 448,611
Male 1,825,583 1,505,744 248,501 71,338 242,087
Female 1,646,264 1,358,542 224,959 62,763 206,524

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 18% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 895 in Muslims are 927 and in Jains are 940.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jaipur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,471,847 2,751,602 610,591 11,579 18,123 895 75,110 251 3,696
Male 1,825,583 1,451,996 316,859 5,899 9,546 513 38,726 130 1,914
Female 1,646,264 1,299,606 293,732 5,680 8,577 382 36,384 121 1,782

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 33.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 35.7% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 32.4%. General caste population has increased by 32.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 42.6% and child population has increased by 12.4% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jaipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.9% 32.5% 40.8% 42.6% 12.4%
Male 32.4% 30.9% 40.1% 39.9% 14.3%
Female 35.7% 34.4% 41.6% 45.8% 10.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 902 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 905 and in schedule tribe is 880. There are 853 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 22 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 - Jaipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 23 9 36 -31
2011 902 902 905 880 853
2001 880 879 896 844 884

Literacy

Total about 24.9 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 14.1 lakh are male and about 10.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jaipur is 82%. 89% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jaipur

Total Male Female
Change 5.0% 2.7% 8.0%
2011 82.5% 89.2% 75.1%
2001 77.5% 86.5% 67.1%

Workers profile

Jaipur has 32% (about 11.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 12% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jaipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.2% 29.8% 2.5% 67.8%
Male 50.8% 48.1% 2.7% 49.2%
Female 11.6% 9.4% 2.2% 88.4%