Shahpura Tahsil, with population of about 2.7 lakh is Jaipur district's the 5th least populous sub district, located in Jaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 100 villages in the sub district, among them Kareeri is the most populous village with population of 9066 and Gailadera is the least populous village with population of 174. Vishan Garh is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 27 km2 and Chak Hanutpura is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Shahpura Municipality; and Manoharpur Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.7 lakh people, among them about 1.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.3 lakh (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shahpura tahsil is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 44 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 80% (about 2.2 lakh) live in Shahpura Sub District rural part and 20% (about 54 thousand) population live in the Shahpura Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shahpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 272,632 220,170 39,880 12,582 40,622
Male 143,387 115,864 20,885 6,638 22,181
Female 129,245 104,306 18,995 5,944 18,441

Most populated Villages and Cities in Shahpura

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kareeri 9066 Shahpura 33895
Bilandarpur 7893 Manoharpur 20287
Devan 6657
Radawas 6417
Amarsar 5928
Dhanota 5827
Khori 5772
Vishan Garh 5476
Saiwar 4939
Khora Lardhani 4909

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 901 in Muslims are 915.

Religion wise population 2011 - Shahpura

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 272,632 260,030 12,235 148 105 16 21 0 77
Male 143,387 136,791 6,390 85 54 12 10 0 45
Female 129,245 123,239 5,845 63 51 4 11 0 32

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 20.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 20.5% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 20.5%. General caste population has increased by 19.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25.2% and child population has decreased by -5.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shahpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.5% 19.7% 23.6% 25.2% -5.4%
Male 20.5% 19.7% 23.4% 25.9% -2%
Female 20.5% 19.8% 23.8% 24.4% -9.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 901 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 910 and in schedule tribe is 895. There are 831 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 67 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shahpura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 0 3 -11 -67
2011 901 900 910 895 831
2001 901 900 907 906 898

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Shahpura

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chak Sanga Ka Bas 1021 Manoharpur 914
Gonakasar 996 Shahpura 900
Gautam Nagar 976
Jagatpura 974
Lobrawas 965
Madho Ka Bas 960
Udawala 958
Pratappura 956
Murli Pura 951
Jawanpura Dhabai 947

Literacy

Total about 1.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1 lakh are male and about 60 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shahpura is 70%. 85% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shahpura

Total Male Female
Change 5.0% 3.7% 6.7%
2011 70.3% 85.2% 54%
2001 65.3% 81.5% 47.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Shahpura

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Gautam Nagar 81 Shahpura 76
Patel Nagar 80 Manoharpur 73
Bhanipura 80
Gopalpura 78
Lochu Ka Was 76
Amarsar 76
Nayan 76
Devipura 75
Dhanota 75
Jaswant Pura 75

Workers profile

Shahpura has 39% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 30% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shahpura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.5% 30.3% 8.3% 61.5%
Male 46% 40.3% 5.6% 54%
Female 30.3% 19.1% 11.2% 69.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Shahpura

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Vishan Garh 27.4 Shahpura 64
Radawas 16.4 Manoharpur 12.1
Kareeri 16
Devan 12.8
Basri Ganeshpura 12.8
Nayan 11.9
Saiwar 10.9
Amarsar 10.8
Bilandarpur 9.6
Pathano Ka Bas 8.6