Nagaur District Urban Part, with population of about 6.4 lakh is Rajasthan's the 7th most urban populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nagaur district urban part is 420 km2 and it is the 4th biggest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 1518 persons per km2. There are 8 sub districts in the district, among them Nagaur Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 1.8 lakh and Degana Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of about 16 thousand.

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 6.4 lakh people, among them about 3.3 lakh (51%) are male and about 3.1 lakh (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nagaur district urban part is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 1 lakh households in the district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Nagaur district urban part is 1518 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nagaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 637,204 549,463 86,384 1,357 94,744
Male 327,554 282,402 44,402 750 49,674
Female 309,650 267,061 41,982 607 45,070

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 58% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 40% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 937 in Muslims are 956 and in Jains are 974.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nagaur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 637,204 371,578 254,316 626 203 94 9,204 17 1,166
Male 327,554 191,800 130,016 340 123 48 4,663 13 551
Female 309,650 179,778 124,300 286 80 46 4,541 4 615

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 33.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 35.6% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 31.6%. General caste population has increased by 31%; Schedule caste population has increased by 51.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 43.1% and child population has increased by 10% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.5% 31% 51.3% 43.1% 10%
Male 31.6% 29% 50.1% 37.9% 10.3%
Female 35.6% 33.2% 52.7% 50.2% 9.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 945 and in schedule tribe is 809. There are 907 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 30 16 66 -6
2011 945 946 945 809 907
2001 917 916 929 743 913

Literacy

Total about 3.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 2.3 lakh are male and about 1.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nagaur is 71%. 82% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nagaur

Total Male Female
Change 2.5% 0.2% 5.4%
2011 70.6% 81.9% 58.8%
2001 68.1% 81.7% 53.4%

Workers profile

Nagaur has 29% (about 1.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 10% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nagaur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29.4% 25.4% 4.1% 70.6%
Male 48.2% 43.9% 4.3% 51.8%
Female 9.6% 5.8% 3.8% 90.4%