Rajkot Municipal Corporation And Out Growth, with population of about 13.2 lakh is Rajkot sub district's only municipal corporation and out growth located in Rajkot sub district of Rajkot district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Rajkot municipal corporation and out growth is 157 km2. Population density of the city is 8405 persons per km2. There are 29 wards in the city, among them Rajkot Ward No 13 is the most populous ward with population of about 96 thousand and Manharpur (og) Ward No 28 (rural Mdds Code:513007) is the least populous ward with population of 2232.

Nearest railway station is Rajkot which is within the city. Rajkot is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Rajkot. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 249 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 577 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.5°C and minimum temperature goes down to 24.2°C.


The city is home to about 13.2 lakh people, among them about 6.9 lakh (52%) are male and about 6.3 lakh (48%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajkot municipal corporation and out growth is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 2.9 lakh households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajkot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,323,363 1,225,575 86,265 11,523 142,602
Male 693,473 643,010 44,473 5,990 77,658
Female 629,890 582,565 41,792 5,533 64,944

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 904 in Muslims are 940 and in Jains are 1012.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajkot

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,323,363 1,189,671 101,631 3,637 923 564 25,112 196 1,629
Male 693,473 624,934 52,398 1,876 490 293 12,484 118 880
Female 629,890 564,737 49,233 1,761 433 271 12,628 78 749

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 906, in schedule caste is 940 and in schedule tribe is 924. There are 836 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 10.3 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 5.6 lakh are male and about 4.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajkot is 88%. 91% of male and 84% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Rajkot has 35% (about 4.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 10% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajkot

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.9% 32.9% 2% 65.1%
Male 57.8% 55.6% 2.1% 42.2%
Female 9.8% 7.8% 1.9% 90.2%