Sridungargarh Tahsil, with population of about 2.9 lakh is Bikaner district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Bikaner district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 96 villages in the sub district, among them Momasar is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Basi Maiyan is the least populous village with population of 5. Momasar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 111 km2 and Amritwasi is the smallest with 3 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Dungargarh (M) Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.9 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (48%) are female. 76% 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 Sridungargarh tahsil is 19%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 42 thousand households in the sub district and an average 7 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 2.4 lakh) live in Sridungargarh Sub District rural part and 18% (about 53 thousand) population live in the Sridungargarh Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sridungargarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 294,319 224,837 68,826 656 55,612
Male 153,197 116,792 36,046 359 28,979
Female 141,122 108,045 32,780 297 26,633

Most populated Villages and Cities in Sridungargarh

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Momasar 13337 Dungargarh (M) 53294
Riri 10869
Bigga 6638
Punrasar 6169
Dhaneru 5707
Bana 5693
Thukariyasar 5589
Sheruna 5575
Dheerdesar Chotiyan 5205
Sanwatsar 4980

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 920 in Muslims are 931.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sridungargarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 294,319 279,730 12,361 76 17 6 2,065 4 60
Male 153,197 145,713 6,401 40 9 2 996 2 34
Female 141,122 134,017 5,960 36 8 4 1,069 2 26

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 29.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 27.3% which is -3.7% lower than male population growth rate of 31%. General caste population has increased by 26.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 110.9% and child population has increased by 9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sridungargarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29.2% 26.2% 39.5% 110.9% 9%
Male 31% 28.1% 40.7% 97.3% 10.4%
Female 27.3% 24.1% 38.3% 130.2% 7.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 925, in schedule caste is 909 and in schedule tribe is 827. There are 919 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sridungargarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -27 -30 -17 118 -24
2011 921 925 909 827 919
2001 948 955 926 709 943

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Sridungargarh

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Sridungargarh (rural) 1500 Dungargarh (M) 939
Gajpura 1021
Dulchasar 1011
Toliyasar 1009
Narsisar 1004
Ranasar Hansawatan 993
Keu 981
Bigga 975
Satleran 970
Bainisar 968

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 90 thousand are male and about 53 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sridungargarh is 60%. 73% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sridungargarh

Total Male Female
Change -1.1% -2.8% 0.5%
2011 59.8% 72.6% 46%
2001 60.9% 75.4% 45.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Sridungargarh

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bainisar 76 Dungargarh (M) 71
Teu 74
Bhojas 72
Dheerdesar Purohitan 71
Hemasar 71
Lakhansar 70
Toliyasar 70
Surjanwasi 69
Dulchasar 69
Gopalsar 68

Workers profile

Sridungargarh has 45% (about 1.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 39% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sridungargarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44.7% 34.2% 10.5% 55.3%
Male 49.9% 43.7% 6.2% 50.1%
Female 39% 23.9% 15.2% 61%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Sridungargarh

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Momasar 111.5 Dungargarh (M) 5.7
Punrasar 91.8
Gusainsar 85.9
Sheruna 83.7
Bigga 83.3
Riri 82.5
Udrasar 82.2
Dhaneru 77.5
Samandsar 68.9
Sridungargarh (rural) 67.6