Girwa Tahsil, with population of about 9 lakh is Udaipur district's the most populous sub district, located in Udaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 325 villages in the sub district, among them Teetardi is the most populous village with population of 6962 and Kamlod Ka Doongar is the least populous village with population of 3. Karget is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 34 km2 and Partal is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 5 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Udaipur Municipal Council; Bhuwana, Bargaon (Rural), Bedla and Bichhri Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 9 lakh people, among them about 4.6 lakh (52%) are male and about 4.4 lakh (48%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 28% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Girwa tahsil is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 1.9 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 54% (about 4.9 lakh) live in Girwa Sub District urban part and 46% (about 4.1 lakh) population live in the Girwa Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Girwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 898,133 578,412 71,772 247,949 119,877
Male 462,688 299,255 37,265 126,168 63,029
Female 435,445 279,157 34,507 121,781 56,848

Most populated Villages and Cities in Girwa

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Teetardi 6962 Udaipur 451100
Padoona 5767 Bhuwana 17665
Shobhagpura 4873 Bargaon (Rural) 9193
Manwa Khera (Rural) 4840 Bedla 5766
Barapal 4728 Bichhri 4295
Pai 4558
Umarda 4506
Saweena Khera (Rural) 4491
Lakarwas 4282
Seesaram (Rural) 4243

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 6% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 938 in Muslims are 967 and in Jains are 961.

Religion wise population 2011 - Girwa

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 898,133 763,927 74,760 3,804 4,018 123 50,636 46 819
Male 462,688 394,280 38,008 1,856 2,202 66 25,817 23 436
Female 435,445 369,647 36,752 1,948 1,816 57 24,819 23 383

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 21.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 7.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 22.4% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 20.1%. General caste population has increased by 17%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.8% and child population has increased by 4.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Girwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.2% 17% 29.6% 29.8% 4.3%
Male 20.1% 15.9% 29.2% 28.6% 5.2%
Female 22.4% 18.2% 29.9% 30.9% 3.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 941 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 933, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 965. There are 902 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 increased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Girwa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 19 5 17 -15
2011 941 933 926 965 902
2001 923 914 921 948 917

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Girwa

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kamlod Ka Doongar 2000 Bedla 928
Tankra Ki Bhagal 1238 Udaipur 928
Sathpur Gujran 1232 Bhuwana 927
Sulawas 1168 Bichhri 915
Bhekra 1158 Bargaon (Rural) 873
Bandi Magri 1141
Raya 1127
Bhootiya 1114
Jud 1113
Mataji Ka Khera 1109

Literacy

Total about 6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 3.5 lakh are male and about 2.5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Girwa is 77%. 87% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Girwa

Total Male Female
Change 2.5% 0.9% 4.3%
2011 77.2% 86.5% 67.3%
2001 74.7% 85.6% 63%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Girwa

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Dhamdhar 92 Udaipur 90
Manwa Khera (Rural) 89 Bargaon (Rural) 89
Nela 87 Bedla 89
Chikalwas 85 Bhuwana 86
Shobhagpura 84 Bichhri 73
Rakampura 84
Jharnon Ki Sarai 84
Dholi Magari 83
Brahmanon Ka Gurha 83
Kailashpuri 83

Workers profile

Girwa has 38% (about 3.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 21% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Girwa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38% 30.4% 7.5% 62%
Male 54.1% 47.8% 6.3% 45.9%
Female 20.8% 12% 8.9% 79.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Girwa

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Karget 34.3 Udaipur 56.9
Padoona 33.2 Bhuwana 8.3
Pai 30.2 Bichhri 6
Barapal 25.3 Bargaon (Rural) 4.7
Alsigarh 24.2 Bedla 3
Kaya 21.5
Mor Dungri 19.9
Khajoori 19.8
Haila Kui 19.5
Dakan Kotra 19.1