Banasthali Census Town, with population of about 13 thousand is Niwai sub district's only census town located in Niwai sub district of Tonk district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Banasthali census town is 7 km2. Population density of the census town is 1821 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Banasthali Ward No 01 and the population of Banasthali Ward No 01 is about 13 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Niwai which is 10 km far from here. Niwai is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 10 km. District head quarter of the census town is Tonk which is 4 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 80 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 400 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 2631 (20%) are male and about 10 thousand (80%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Banasthali census town is 6%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1272 households in the census town and an average 10 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Banasthali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,835 11,861 792 182 707
Male 2,631 2,232 368 31 373
Female 10,204 9,629 424 151 334

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Jains which contribute 3% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 3870 in Jains are 2912 and in Muslims are 4250

Religion wise population 2011 - Banasthali

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 12,835 12,111 189 95 67 3 356 1 13
Male 2,631 2,487 36 13 2 0 91 0 2
Female 10,204 9,624 153 82 65 3 265 1 11

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 92.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6677. Female population growth rate of the census town is 121.2% which is 93.7% higher than male population growth rate of 27.5%. General caste population has increased by 98.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 156.3% and child population has increased by 7.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Banasthali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 92.2% 98.1% 28.2% 156.3% 7.8%
Male 27.5% 27.8% 20.3% 181.8% 3.6%
Female 121.2% 127% 35.9% 151.7% 12.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 3878 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 4314, in schedule caste is 1152 and in schedule tribe is 4871. There are 895 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 1643 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Banasthali

Total General SC ST Child
Change 1643 1886 132 -584 73
2011 3878 4314 1152 4871 895
2001 2235 2428 1020 5455 822

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 2027 are male and 9092 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Banasthali is 92%. 90% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Banasthali

Total Male Female
Change 2.2% -2.2% 3.6%
2011 91.7% 89.8% 92.1%
2001 89.5% 92% 88.5%

Workers profile

Banasthali has 19% (2376) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 10% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Banasthali

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 18.5% 17.9% 0.6% 81.5%
Male 52% 50.8% 1.2% 48%
Female 9.9% 9.4% 0.5% 90.1%