Kawai Census Town, with population of 9487 is Atru sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Atru sub district of Baran district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kawai census town is 3 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3162 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Kawai Ward No 01 and the population of Kawai Ward No 01 is 9487.

Nearest railway station is Kawai which is within the census town. Atru is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 15 km. District head quarter of the census town is Baran which is 45 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 370 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 750 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 9487 people, among them 4943 (52%) are male and 4544 (48%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kawai census town is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1857 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kawai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,487 6,315 2,636 536 1,378
Male 4,943 3,329 1,344 270 719
Female 4,544 2,986 1,292 266 659

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 921 in Muslims are 892.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kawai

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,487 8,894 577 0 0 1 0 0 15
Male 4,943 4,631 305 0 0 1 0 0 6
Female 4,544 4,263 272 0 0 0 0 0 9

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 19% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7969. Female population growth rate of the census town is 20.1% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 18.1%. General caste population has increased by 22.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -30.4% and child population has decreased by -5.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kawai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19% 22.8% 28.1% -30.4% -5.7%
Male 18.1% 21.9% 25.5% -29.7% -3.4%
Female 20.1% 23.8% 31% -31.1% -8.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 919 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 897, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 985. There are 917 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kawai

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 14 40 -20 -48
2011 919 897 961 985 917
2001 904 883 921 1005 965

Literacy

Total 6042 people in the census town are literate, among them 3636 are male and 2406 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kawai is 75%. 86% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kawai

Total Male Female
Change 7.2% 2.3% 13.2%
2011 74.5% 86.1% 61.9%
2001 67.3% 83.8% 48.7%

Workers profile

Kawai has 37% (3498) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 22% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kawai

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.9% 27.8% 9.1% 63.1%
Male 50.5% 45.1% 5.4% 49.5%
Female 22.1% 9% 13.1% 77.9%