Viratnagar Tahsil, with population of about 1.7 lakh is Jaipur district's the least populous sub district, located in Jaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 100 villages in the sub district, among them Med is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Chak Muzaffarpur is the least populous village with population of 37. Bhabroo is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Chak Chamroli is the smallest with 0 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 87 thousand (52%) are male and about 79 thousand (48%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Viratnagar tahsil is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 27 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 88% (about 1.5 lakh) live in Viratnagar Sub District rural part and 12% (about 21 thousand) population live in the Viratnagar Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Viratnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 166,087 127,112 26,354 12,621 28,649
Male 87,069 66,645 13,767 6,657 15,324
Female 79,018 60,467 12,587 5,964 13,325

Most populated Villages and Cities in Viratnagar

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Med 10379 Viratnagar 20568
Bhabroo 7324
Antela 4809
Norang Pura 4042
Teori 3702
Bagawas Chaurasi 3399
Jaisinghpura 3279
Bagawas Ahiran 3038
Beelwari 2948
Badodiya 2744

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 907 in Muslims are 932.

Religion wise population 2011 - Viratnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 166,087 162,685 2,942 39 28 3 325 1 64
Male 87,069 85,307 1,523 21 16 2 168 0 32
Female 79,018 77,378 1,419 18 12 1 157 1 32

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 22.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 22.6% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of 22.2%. General caste population has increased by 21.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 31.2% and child population has increased by 0.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Viratnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.4% 21.8% 21.4% 31.2% 0.8%
Male 22.2% 21.6% 21.3% 30.9% 4.1%
Female 22.6% 22% 21.5% 31.5% -2.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 907, in schedule caste is 914 and in schedule tribe is 896. There are 870 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Viratnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 3 1 4 -62
2011 908 907 914 896 870
2001 905 904 913 892 932

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Viratnagar

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Gudha Baijnathpura 1092 Viratnagar 905
Ismailpur 1056
Chak Muzaffarpur 1056
Shyolal Pura 1038
Chak Kharda 1014
Chak Chamroli 1000
Hari Kishan Pura 996
Taliyara 986
Dhole Kothi 982
Daulaj 977

Literacy

Total about 89 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 58 thousand are male and about 31 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Viratnagar is 65%. 81% of male and 48% 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 - Viratnagar

Total Male Female
Change -0.5% 1.1% -2.1%
2011 64.9% 80.7% 47.6%
2001 65.4% 79.6% 49.7%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Viratnagar

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Dolyapur 85 Viratnagar 70
Khatolai 79
Luhakana Khurd 77
Dhoolkot 76
Chak Kharda 73
Surajpura 73
Bahadurpura 73
Surpura 72
Antela 72
Jawanpura 72

Workers profile

Viratnagar has 42% (about 70 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 37% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Viratnagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42.3% 31.4% 10.9% 57.7%
Male 46.9% 39.5% 7.5% 53.1%
Female 37.2% 22.5% 14.6% 62.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Viratnagar

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Bhabroo 18.4 Viratnagar 31.1
Talva 17.3
Med 16.4
Papri 14.3
Bagawas Chaurasi 14.1
Beelwari 12.2
Amloda 12
Biyawas 11.1
Kuhada 10.8
Badodiya 10.3