Kotputli Tahsil, with population of about 4.1 lakh is Jaipur district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Jaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 144 villages in the sub district, among them Paota is the most populous village with population of about 15 thousand and Balawas (Rural) is the least populous village with population of 149. Buchara is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 49 km2 and Kakrana is the smallest with 1 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Kotputli Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 4.1 lakh people, among them about 2.2 lakh (53%) are male and about 2 lakh (47%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kotputli tahsil is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 69 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 88% (about 3.6 lakh) live in Kotputli Sub District rural part and 12% (about 49 thousand) population live in the Kotputli Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kotputli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 413,256 327,647 58,011 27,598 63,941
Male 217,764 172,620 30,493 14,651 34,614
Female 195,492 155,027 27,518 12,947 29,327

Most populated Villages and Cities in Kotputli

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Paota 15473 Kotputli 49202
Pragpura 12114
Barnagar 9697
Bhankhari 8028
Bhuree Bharaj 7494
Nareda 7479
Mandha 6832
Pachhodala 6723
Karoli 6045
Dantil 5676

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 897 in Muslims are 929.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kotputli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 413,256 406,087 6,709 138 142 4 50 0 126
Male 217,764 214,030 3,478 71 81 3 25 0 76
Female 195,492 192,057 3,231 67 61 1 25 0 50

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 21.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 3.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 20.9% which is -1.1% lower than male population growth rate of 22%. General caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 26% and child population has decreased by -4.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kotputli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.5% 21% 22.5% 26% -4.4%
Male 22% 21.3% 23.8% 27.3% -3%
Female 20.9% 20.6% 21.1% 24.6% -5.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 884. There are 847 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kotputli

Total General SC ST Child
Change -8 -5 -20 -19 -26
2011 898 898 902 884 847
2001 906 903 922 903 873

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Kotputli

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Balawas (Rural) 1099 Kotputli 889
Shekhupur 1029
Panch Pahari 976
Kayampura Was 971
Ramgarh 964
Banka 962
Mohanpura 960
Nawal Kushal Pura 959
Rughnathpura 952
Theekariya 949

Literacy

Total about 2.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.6 lakh are male and about 95 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kotputli is 72%. 85% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kotputli

Total Male Female
Change 0.0% 1.2% -1.5%
2011 71.7% 85% 57.1%
2001 71.7% 83.8% 58.6%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Kotputli

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kansli 86 Kotputli 80
Mohanpura 86
Mahrampur Nawab 82
Karaudi 81
Manjukot 81
Panera 80
Sangtera 79
Kanwarpura 78
Chhardara 78
Bhopatpura 78

Workers profile

Kotputli has 39% (about 1.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 32% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kotputli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.3% 29.9% 9.4% 60.7%
Male 46.1% 40.4% 5.7% 53.9%
Female 31.7% 18.1% 13.6% 68.3%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Kotputli

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Buchara 49.5 Kotputli 36
Pachhodala 32.4
Bhuree Bharaj 18
Beri 16.8
Baneti 15
Chand Doli 13.3
Khelna 12.5
Barnagar 12.2
Mandha 12.2
Purushottampura 12.1