Rashmi Tahsil, with population of about 89 thousand is Chittaurgarh district's the least populous sub district, located in Chittaurgarh district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 86 villages in the sub district, among them Rashmi is the most populous village with population of 4923 and Raipuriya is the least populous village with population of 8. Arni is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Balwantpura is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 89 thousand people, among them about 44 thousand (50%) are male and about 45 thousand (50%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rashmi tahsil is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 18 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Rashmi tahsil live in the Rashmi Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rashmi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 88,670 63,725 19,249 5,696 12,320
Male 43,954 31,537 9,568 2,849 6,373
Female 44,716 32,188 9,681 2,847 5,947

Most populated Villages in Rashmi

Villages
Name Population
Rashmi 4923
Pahoona 4833
Bheemgarh 4099
Arni 3599
Sihana 2914
Newariya 2826
Rood 2794
Dindoli 2469
Jadana 2444
Bawlas 2181

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% 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 1019 in Muslims are 999 and in Jains are 1003.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rashmi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 88,670 83,468 3,002 32 6 4 1,364 2 792
Male 43,954 41,344 1,502 12 2 2 681 0 411
Female 44,716 42,124 1,500 20 4 2 683 2 381

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 75 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 17.5% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 17.9%. General caste population has increased by 15.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.1% and child population has increased by 0.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rashmi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.7% 15.7% 21.4% 29.1% 0.6%
Male 17.9% 16% 21.2% 29.6% 1.2%
Female 17.5% 15.5% 21.5% 28.7% -0.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1021, in schedule caste is 1012 and in schedule tribe is 999. There are 933 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rashmi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -4 3 -7 -12
2011 1017 1021 1012 999 933
2001 1020 1025 1009 1006 945

Villages with highest sex ratio in Rashmi

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Hamerpura 1500
Devpuri 1293
Rughnathpura 1206
Chamanpura 1188
Kareethara 1173
Jawanpura 1168
Rampuriya 1164
Bakhatawar Pura 1156
Karas 1123
Chittauriya 1112

Literacy

Total about 40 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rashmi is 53%. 70% of male and 36% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rashmi

Total Male Female
Change 8.9% 6.4% 11.4%
2011 52.9% 70.1% 36.3%
2001 44% 63.7% 24.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Rashmi

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Matrikundiya 77
Pahoona 69
Rashmi 67
Rood 62
Marmi 61
Uncha 60
Sihana 60
Chittauriya 60
Bheemgarh 59
Devpuri 58

Workers profile

Rashmi has 57% (about 50 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 54% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rashmi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 56.7% 44.2% 12.5% 43.3%
Male 59.1% 51.8% 7.4% 40.9%
Female 54.2% 36.7% 17.5% 45.8%

Biggest Villages in Rashmi

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Arni 18.4
Bheemgarh 17
Sihana 16.3
Bawlas 14.8
Baroo 13.7
Bhalotan Ki Kheri 13.5
Pahoona 13.5
Dindoli 13.3
Newariya 12.7
Rewara 12.7