Kushalgarh Municipality, with population of about 11 thousand is Kushalgarh sub district's only municipality located in Kushalgarh sub district of Banswara district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kushalgarh municipality is 1 km2. Population density of the city is 10666 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Kushalgarh Ward No 03 is the most populous ward with population of 1093 and Kushalgarh Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 384.

Nearest railway station is Thandla Road which is 35 km far from here. Kushalgarh is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Banswara which is 60 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 580 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 838 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44°C and minimum temperature goes down to 7°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5406 (51%) are male and 5260 (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kushalgarh municipality is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2204 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,666 8,493 805 1,368 1,309
Male 5,406 4,312 412 682 704
Female 5,260 4,181 393 686 605

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 64% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 19% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 16% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 979 in Muslims are 1019 and in Jains are 915.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 10,666 6,814 2,005 37 2 1 1,670 0 137
Male 5,406 3,443 993 19 1 1 872 0 77
Female 5,260 3,371 1,012 18 1 0 798 0 60

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 5.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 7.2% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 4%. General caste population has increased by 6.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -5.8% and child population has decreased by -10.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.5% 6.2% 21.8% -5.8% -10.7%
Male 4% 5.2% 20.8% -10.5% -5%
Female 7.2% 7.3% 22.8% -0.7% -16.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 970, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 1006. There are 859 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 119 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 19 16 99 -119
2011 973 970 954 1006 859
2001 944 951 938 907 978

Literacy

Total 8072 people in the city are literate, among them 4296 are male and 3776 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kushalgarh is 86%. 91% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total Male Female
Change 0.8% -1.8% 3.9%
2011 86.3% 91.4% 81.1%
2001 85.5% 93.2% 77.2%

Workers profile

Kushalgarh has 35% (3722) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 16% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kushalgarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.9% 31.3% 3.6% 65.1%
Male 53.1% 47.9% 5.2% 46.9%
Female 16.2% 14.3% 1.9% 83.8%