Ahore Tahsil, with population of about 2.4 lakh is Jalor district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Jalor district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 134 villages in the sub district, among them Bhavrani is the most populous village with population of 7181 and Alawa (B) is the least populous village with population of 111. Bhavrani is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 59 km2 and Vedana Khurd is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Ahore Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.4 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.2 lakh (50%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ahore tahsil is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 48 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 93% (about 2.2 lakh) live in Ahore Sub District rural part and 7% (about 17 thousand) population live in the Ahore Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ahore

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 239,642 156,396 52,577 30,669 36,830
Male 118,980 76,415 26,685 15,880 19,437
Female 120,662 79,981 25,892 14,789 17,393

Most populated Villages and Cities in Ahore

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bhavrani 7181 Ahore 16867
Harjee 7099
Bhadrajoon 5546
Bhainswara 5321
Raithal 5125
Gura Balotan 5060
Bala 4264
Nosra 4148
Agwari 3833
Kawla 3657

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 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1014 in Muslims are 1024.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ahore

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 239,642 235,157 3,343 55 35 7 914 15 116
Male 118,980 116,790 1,652 24 20 1 429 9 55
Female 120,662 118,367 1,691 31 15 6 485 6 61

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 15.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 14.7% which is -1.1% lower than male population growth rate of 15.8%. General caste population has increased by 8.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 31.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 27.7% and child population has decreased by -10.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ahore

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.2% 8.7% 31.3% 27.7% -10.9%
Male 15.8% 9.8% 29.7% 25.8% -9.6%
Female 14.7% 7.6% 33% 29.9% -12.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1014 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1047, in schedule caste is 970 and in schedule tribe is 931. There are 895 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ahore

Total General SC ST Child
Change -9 -21 24 30 -28
2011 1014 1047 970 931 895
2001 1023 1068 946 901 923

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Ahore

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Jora 1278 Ahore 964
Bagotra 1233
Bhainswara 1231
Kuarda 1220
Sankarna 1217
Devki 1207
Moolewa 1206
Sedariya Kupawatan 1205
Rajanwari 1203
Cheeparwara 1203

Literacy

Total about 1.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 74 thousand are male and about 47 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ahore is 60%. 75% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ahore

Total Male Female
Change 8.2% 6.0% 10.1%
2011 60% 74.8% 45.7%
2001 51.8% 68.8% 35.6%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Ahore

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Beechhawari 80 Ahore 73
Alawa (B) 78
Norwa 74
Bhainswara 74
Goindla 73
Khambi 72
Kuarda 71
Rewra Kalan 71
Oon 71
Kaniwara 71

Workers profile

Ahore has 46% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 41% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ahore

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45.9% 28.9% 17.1% 54.1%
Male 51.1% 40.4% 10.8% 48.9%
Female 40.8% 17.5% 23.3% 59.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Ahore

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Bhavrani 59.2 Ahore 28.1
Bala 57.5
Raithal 57.5
Bhadrajoon 54.9
Bhorda 40.1
Ghana 37.3
Nosra 36.7
Kawla 35.8
Debawas 35.1
Barwan 34.4