Amber Tahsil, with population of about 4.5 lakh is Jaipur district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Jaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 192 villages in the sub district, among them Achrol is the most populous village with population of about 15 thousand and Ladana is the least populous village with population of 52. Achrol is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 34 km2 and Chak Mundiya is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Jaipur Municipal Corporation; and Akedadoongar Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 4.5 lakh people, among them about 2.4 lakh (52%) are male and about 2.2 lakh (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 11% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Amber tahsil is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 75 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 71% (about 3.2 lakh) live in Amber Sub District rural part and 29% (about 1.3 lakh) population live in the Amber Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Amber

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 452,005 333,098 67,837 51,070 68,631
Male 236,469 174,418 35,516 26,535 36,851
Female 215,536 158,680 32,321 24,535 31,780

Most populated Villages and Cities in Amber

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Achrol 15077 Jaipur 123313
Manpura Mancheri 9167 Akedadoongar 9062
Roondal 7057
Chonp 6005
Jahota 5971
Mundota 5767
Khorabeesal 5602
Jairampura 5316
Nagal Susawatan 5089
Bagwada 4866

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 911 in Muslims are 918.

Religion wise population 2011 - Amber

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 452,005 426,938 23,365 254 362 31 404 3 648
Male 236,469 223,378 12,183 144 209 22 208 2 323
Female 215,536 203,560 11,182 110 153 9 196 1 325

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 53.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 54.1% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 53.4%. General caste population has increased by 56.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 54%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 36% and child population has increased by 19.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Amber

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 53.7% 56.8% 54% 36% 19.7%
Male 53.4% 56.6% 53.7% 35.1% 23.2%
Female 54.1% 57.1% 54.4% 37% 15.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 910, in schedule caste is 910 and in schedule tribe is 925. There are 862 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 55 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Amber

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 3 4 13 -55
2011 911 910 910 925 862
2001 907 907 906 912 917

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Amber

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chatarpura 1127 Jaipur 890
Disan 1077 Akedadoongar 865
Rampura @ Banyawala 1061
Chhaprari 1039
Anoppura 1035
Raghunathpura 1028
Dwarkapura 1021
Kankrel 1021
Maheshwas Khurd 1018
Rampura 1011

Literacy

Total about 2.7 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.7 lakh are male and about 1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Amber is 72%. 85% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Amber

Total Male Female
Change 11.7% 6.5% 17.7%
2011 71.5% 85% 56.9%
2001 59.8% 78.5% 39.2%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Amber

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Akeda Chaud 83 Jaipur 77
Ramgatta @ Harwanshpura 82 Akedadoongar 76
Beelpura 81
Bhatton Ki Gali 81
Dheengpur 81
Nagal Susawatan 81
Chimanpura 80
Kishanpura @ Lalwas 77
Jahota 77
Laxminarayanpura 77

Workers profile

Amber has 37% (about 1.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 25% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Amber

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.7% 30.6% 6.1% 63.3%
Male 47.2% 42.9% 4.4% 52.8%
Female 25.2% 17.2% 8% 74.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Amber

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Achrol 33.5 Jaipur 484.6
Mundota 19.1 Akedadoongar 4.4
Kookas 17.3
Manpura Mancheri 14.4
Roondal 14.2
Bagwada 14.1
Jairampura 12.5
Seengwana 11.4
Jaitpur Kheenchee 11.2
Shisiyawas 11