Garhi Census Town, with population of 5180 is Garhi sub district's the least populous census town located in Garhi sub district of Banswara district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Garhi census town is 5 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 945 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Garhi Ward No 01 and the population of Garhi Ward No 01 is 5180.

Nearest railway station is Ratlam which is 127 km far from here. Garhi is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Banswara which is 35 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 550 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 720 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5180 people, among them 2635 (51%) are male and 2545 (49%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 31% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Garhi census town is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1069 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Garhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,180 3,376 195 1,609 557
Male 2,635 1,747 87 801 283
Female 2,545 1,629 108 808 274

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 76% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 19% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 5% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 966 in Muslims are 974 and in Jains are 945.

Religion wise population 2011 - Garhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,180 3,937 979 15 0 0 247 0 2
Male 2,635 2,003 496 8 0 0 127 0 1
Female 2,545 1,934 483 7 0 0 120 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 8.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4774. Female population growth rate of the census town is 12% which is 6.7% higher than male population growth rate of 5.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.9% and child population has decreased by -21.3% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Garhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.5% 7.6% 4.8% 10.9% -21.3%
Male 5.3% 6.2% -2.2% 4.3% -25.5%
Female 12% 9.2% 11.3% 18.3% -16.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 1241 and in schedule tribe is 1009. There are 968 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 58 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 105 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Garhi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 58 25 151 120 105
2011 966 932 1241 1009 968
2001 908 907 1090 889 863

Literacy

Total 3675 people in the census town are literate, among them 2109 are male and 1566 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Garhi is 79%. 90% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Garhi

Total Male Female
Change -1.0% -0.4% -1.0%
2011 79.5% 89.7% 69%
2001 80.5% 90.1% 70%

Workers profile

Garhi has 43% (2204) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 30% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Garhi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.5% 29.9% 12.6% 57.5%
Male 54.7% 45.8% 8.9% 45.3%
Female 29.9% 13.5% 16.5% 70.1%