Nimbahera Municipality, with population of about 62 thousand is Nimbahera sub district's only municipality located in Nimbahera sub district of Chittaurgarh district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nimbahera municipality is 13 km2. Population density of the city is 4863 persons per km2. There are 30 wards in the city, among them Nimbahera Ward No 02 is the most populous ward with population of 4543 and Nimbahera Ward No 22 is the least populous ward with population of 599.

Nearest railway station is Nimbahera which is within the city. Nimbahera is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Chittaurgarh which is 30 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 356 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 450 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 62 thousand people, among them about 32 thousand (51%) are male and about 30 thousand (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nimbahera municipality is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nimbahera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61,949 53,498 6,498 1,953 7,950
Male 31,896 27,552 3,330 1,014 4,161
Female 30,053 25,946 3,168 939 3,789

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 62% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 30% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 5% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 930 in Muslims are 951 and in Jains are 973

Religion wise population 2011 - Nimbahera

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 61,949 38,409 18,790 136 118 11 3,173 4 1,308
Male 31,896 19,897 9,631 73 72 7 1,608 3 605
Female 30,053 18,512 9,159 63 46 4 1,565 1 703

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 53 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 16.5% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 15.8%. General caste population has increased by 16.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.9% and child population has decreased by -5.5% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nimbahera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.2% 16.7% 11.8% 17.9% -5.5%
Male 15.8% 16.2% 12.3% 18.7% -6.3%
Female 16.5% 17.2% 11.2% 17.1% -4.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 942 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 951 and in schedule tribe is 926. There are 911 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nimbahera

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 9 -10 -13 17
2011 942 942 951 926 911
2001 937 933 961 939 894

Literacy

Total about 45 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 25 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nimbahera is 83%. 91% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nimbahera

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% 1.5% 5.6%
2011 82.5% 90.5% 74%
2001 79% 89% 68.4%

Workers profile

Nimbahera has 35% (about 22 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 14% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nimbahera

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35% 31.4% 3.6% 65%
Male 55% 51.6% 3.4% 45%
Female 13.7% 9.9% 3.8% 86.3%