Rajsamand Municipality, with population of about 68 thousand is Rajsamand sub district's only municipality located in Rajsamand sub district of Rajsamand district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Rajsamand municipality is 55 km2. Population density of the city is 1233 persons per km2. There are 30 wards in the city, among them Rajsamand Ward No 13 is the most populous ward with population of 3899 and Rajsamand Ward No 30 is the least populous ward with population of 1525.

Nearest railway station is Kankroli which is 6 km far from here. Rajsamand is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Rajsamand. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 350 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 429 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 68 thousand people, among them about 35 thousand (52%) are male and about 33 thousand (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajsamand municipality is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajsamand

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 67,798 55,550 8,573 3,675 8,121
Male 35,033 28,763 4,341 1,929 4,322
Female 32,765 26,787 4,232 1,746 3,799

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 6% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 932 in Muslims are 944 and in Jains are 966.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajsamand

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 67,798 57,065 6,467 199 105 55 3,819 3 85
Male 35,033 29,532 3,327 103 57 26 1,943 3 42
Female 32,765 27,533 3,140 96 48 29 1,876 0 43

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 21.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 56 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 22.9% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 20.7%. General caste population has increased by 19.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29% and child population has decreased by -6.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajsamand

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.7% 19.3% 36.5% 29% -6.7%
Male 20.7% 18% 37.4% 29.9% -3.8%
Female 22.9% 20.8% 35.5% 28.1% -9.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 931, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 905. There are 879 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajsamand

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 21 -14 -13 -57
2011 935 931 975 905 879
2001 919 910 989 918 936

Literacy

Total about 50 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 28 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajsamand is 84%. 93% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajsamand

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 3.1% 9.1%
2011 84.2% 92.5% 75.4%
2001 78.4% 89.4% 66.3%

Workers profile

Rajsamand has 33% (about 22 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 13% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajsamand

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33% 28.3% 4.6% 67%
Male 51.4% 47.3% 4.1% 48.6%
Female 13.2% 8% 5.3% 86.8%