Rewa Municipal Corporation, with population of about 2.4 lakh is Huzur sub district's only municipal corporation located in Huzur sub district of Rewa district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rewa municipal corporation is 102 km2. Population density of the city is 2310 persons per km2. There are 45 wards in the city, among them Rewa Ward No 15 is the most populous ward with population of about 14 thousand and Rewa Ward No 28 is the least populous ward with population of 1971.

Nearest railway station is Rewa which is within the city. Huzur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Rewa. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the city and is 500 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1235.1 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 2.4 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (47%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rewa municipal corporation is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 45 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rewa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 235,654 203,409 23,331 8,914 25,356
Male 124,012 107,022 12,179 4,811 13,731
Female 111,642 96,387 11,152 4,103 11,625

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 12% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 893 in Muslims are 949.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rewa

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 235,654 206,026 27,444 534 533 188 511 23 395
Male 124,012 108,832 14,084 263 273 94 253 11 202
Female 111,642 97,194 13,360 271 260 94 258 12 193

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 28.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 32.2% which is 6.7% higher than male population growth rate of 25.5%. General caste population has increased by 28%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.7% and child population has increased by 1.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rewa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.6% 28% 33.7% 29.7% 1.3%
Male 25.5% 24.5% 33.6% 29.9% 3.3%
Female 32.2% 32.1% 33.7% 29.6% -0.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 900 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 901, in schedule caste is 916 and in schedule tribe is 853. There are 847 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rewa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 45 52 1 -2 -35
2011 900 901 916 853 847
2001 855 849 915 855 882

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1 lakh are male and about 80 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rewa is 86%. 92% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rewa

Total Male Female
Change 4.5% 2.7% 7.2%
2011 86.3% 91.7% 80.4%
2001 81.8% 89% 73.2%

Workers profile

Rewa has 33% (about 78 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 16% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rewa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33% 26.9% 6.1% 67%
Male 48.3% 41.1% 7.2% 51.7%
Female 16% 11.1% 4.9% 84%