Bassi Tahsil, with population of about 2.8 lakh is Jaipur district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in Jaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 206 villages in the sub district, among them Toonga is the most populous village with population of 6886 and Badh Bhajoopura is the least populous village with population of 5. Jhar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 15 km2 and Chak Deori is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 census towns in the sub district, those are - Bassi, Kanota and Baskhoh Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.8 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (48%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 32% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bassi tahsil is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 45 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 83% (about 2.4 lakh) live in Bassi Sub District rural part and 17% (about 48 thousand) population live in the Bassi Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bassi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 283,594 133,921 58,279 91,394 44,653
Male 147,383 69,728 30,233 47,422 23,742
Female 136,211 64,193 28,046 43,972 20,911

Most populated Villages and Cities in Bassi

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Toonga 6886 Bassi 26029
Jatwara 6196 Kanota 11250
Jhar 4683 Baskhoh 11150
Bainara 4210
Sambhariya 4167
Barwa 3747
Mansar Kheri 3662
Patan 3365
Garh 3332
Ghata 3087

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 923.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bassi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 283,594 281,353 1,591 83 26 9 404 0 128
Male 147,383 146,272 776 36 14 3 209 0 73
Female 136,211 135,081 815 47 12 6 195 0 55

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 23.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 24.5% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 22.6%. General caste population has increased by 18.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 32.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 26.5% and child population has decreased by -3.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bassi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23.5% 18.1% 32.4% 26.5% -3.8%
Male 22.6% 17.2% 31.5% 25.7% -2.1%
Female 24.5% 19.1% 33.4% 27.4% -5.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 924 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 928 and in schedule tribe is 927. There are 881 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bassi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 16 13 12 -33
2011 924 921 928 927 881
2001 910 905 915 915 914

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bassi

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chak Shyampura 1129 Bassi 931
Chak Deori 1125 Baskhoh 913
Beelwa Khurd 1118 Kanota 913
Kanwarpura 1094
Prithvipura 1072
Hari Rampura 1050
Kanpuriya 1048
Jairam Ka Bas 1041
Jheenjha 1039
Bhankri 1037

Literacy

Total about 1.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1 lakh are male and about 59 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bassi is 68%. 84% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bassi

Total Male Female
Change 10.0% 5.9% 14.8%
2011 68.1% 83.9% 51.1%
2001 58.1% 78% 36.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bassi

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Badhcharanwas 82 Kanota 77
Jheenjha 79 Bassi 76
Chak Bhajoopura 79 Baskhoh 68
Chak Madhogarh 77
Jhajhwar 76
Himmatpura 76
Rojwari 76
Rohtaspura 76
Doodhali 75
Chandpura 75

Workers profile

Bassi has 41% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 34% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bassi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40.6% 33.2% 7.4% 59.4%
Male 46.4% 41.7% 4.7% 53.6%
Female 34.4% 24% 10.4% 65.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bassi

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Jhar 15 Bassi 20.4
Jatwara 13.6 Kanota 14.8
Barwa 13.1 Baskhoh 14.5
Tahatara 10
Sindoli 8.5
Patan 8.4
Sambhariya 8.3
Bainara 7.9
Lalgarh 7.6
Mansar Kheri 7.5