Desuri Tahsil, with population of about 2.3 lakh is Pali district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Pali district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 136 villages in the sub district, among them Desuri is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Chak Vardiya is the least populous village with population of 83. Nadol is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 56 km2 and Gurha Deora Solan Kiyan is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Sadri and Rani Municipalities.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.3 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (49%) are male and about 1.2 lakh (51%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Desuri tahsil is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 49 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 1.9 lakh) live in Desuri Sub District rural part and 18% (about 41 thousand) population live in the Desuri Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Desuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 234,337 171,298 49,855 13,184 32,325
Male 115,721 83,761 25,222 6,738 16,981
Female 118,616 87,537 24,633 6,446 15,344

Most populated Villages and Cities in Desuri

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Desuri 10377 Sadri 27390
Nadol 9361 Rani 13880
Ghanerao 7904
Narlai 6713
Khiwara 5799
Beejowa 5759
Rani Kalan 4705
Jawali 3547
Dadai 3184
Juna 3046

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1027 in Muslims are 962.

Religion wise population 2011 - Desuri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 234,337 224,680 7,779 120 81 15 1,546 5 111
Male 115,721 110,844 3,965 56 45 9 744 2 56
Female 118,616 113,836 3,814 64 36 6 802 3 55

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 8.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8.1% which is -1.1% lower than male population growth rate of 9.2%. General caste population has increased by 4.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.3% and child population has decreased by -17.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Desuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.6% 4.9% 17.7% 30.3% -17.4%
Male 9.2% 5.7% 17.3% 29% -17%
Female 8.1% 4.2% 18% 31.7% -17.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1025 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1045, in schedule caste is 977 and in schedule tribe is 957. There are 904 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Desuri

Total General SC ST Child
Change -11 -15 7 20 -9
2011 1025 1045 977 957 904
2001 1036 1060 970 937 913

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Desuri

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Morkha 1413 Sadri 992
Elani 1337 Rani 944
Sindarli 1325
Chak Sujapura 1310
Rabriya 1249
Chak Vardiya 1243
Rampura 1238
Gurha Akheraj 1233
Duthariya 1222
Gura Mangaliya 1215

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 75 thousand are male and about 51 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Desuri is 62%. 76% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Desuri

Total Male Female
Change 9.2% 6.0% 12.1%
2011 62.2% 75.9% 49.2%
2001 53% 69.9% 37.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Desuri

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Somesar 80 Rani 80
Gurha Keshar Singh 78 Sadri 63
Gura Meghsingh 75
Peelowani 74
Anjaneshwar 74
Mada 72
Warka 71
Jeewand Khurd 70
Desuri 70
Vingarla 69

Workers profile

Desuri has 42% (about 98 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 34% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Desuri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42% 30.5% 11.5% 58%
Male 50.7% 42.9% 7.7% 49.3%
Female 33.5% 18.3% 15.3% 66.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Desuri

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Nadol 56.4 Sadri 85.5
Desuri 48.4 Rani 8
Ghanerao 47.8
Beejowa 34.7
Kot Solankiyan 33.8
Narlai 33.4
Bagol 25.9
Khiwara 22.6
Jawali 22.5
Kolar 22.2