Nagaur District Rural Part, with population of about 26.7 lakh is Rajasthan's the 3rd most rural populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nagaur district rural part is about 17 thousand km2 and it is the 5th biggest rural district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 154 persons per km2. There are 10 sub districts in the district, among them Nagaur Rural is the most populous sub district with rural population of about 3.4 lakh and Ladnu Rural is the least populous sub district with rural population of about 1.9 lakh.

There are 13 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Nagaur, Makrana and Didwana Municipality and Out Growths Nagaur, Makrana, Ladnu, Kuchaman City and Didwana Municipalities (limited to 5 most populous).

Demographics

The district is home to about 26.7 lakh people, among them about 13.7 lakh (51%) are male and about 13 lakh (49%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nagaur district rural part is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 4.8 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Rural population density of Nagaur district rural part is 154 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nagaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,670,539 2,047,951 613,527 9,061 412,432
Male 1,368,771 1,047,997 316,049 4,725 217,717
Female 1,301,768 999,954 297,478 4,336 194,715

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 950 in Muslims are 969.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nagaur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 2,670,539 2,461,865 200,171 1,286 163 69 3,736 259 2,990
Male 1,368,771 1,262,695 101,669 635 82 34 1,931 123 1,602
Female 1,301,768 1,199,170 98,502 651 81 35 1,805 136 1,388

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 16% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 16.4%. General caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 63.3% and child population has decreased by -6.4% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.2% 13.5% 25.7% 63.3% -6.4%
Male 16.4% 13.8% 25.5% 59.7% -5.3%
Female 16% 13.3% 25.9% 67.4% -7.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 954, in schedule caste is 941 and in schedule tribe is 918. There are 894 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has decreased by 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -4 3 43 -22
2011 951 954 941 918 894
2001 954 958 938 875 916

Literacy

Total about 13.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 8.8 lakh are male and about 5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nagaur is 61%. 76% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 3.5% 8.4%
2011 60.9% 76% 45.2%
2001 55% 72.5% 36.8%

Workers profile

Nagaur has 46% (about 12.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 41% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nagaur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46.4% 30.9% 15.5% 53.6%
Male 51.1% 40.3% 10.7% 48.9%
Female 41.4% 20.9% 20.5% 58.6%