Ganganagar (M Cl + OG) Municipal Council And Out Growth, with population of about 2.4 lakh is Ganganagar sub district's only municipal council and out growth located in Ganganagar sub district of Ganganagar district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ganganagar (M Cl + OG) municipal council and out growth is 21 km2. Population density of the city is 11393 persons per km2. There are 55 wards in the city, among them Ganganagar Ward No 49 is the most populous ward with population of about 14 thousand and 2 Ml (og) Ward No 55 (rural Mdds Code:064513) is the least populous ward with population of 448.

Nearest railway station is Ganganagar which is within the city. Ganganagar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Ganganagar. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 484 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 264.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 47.48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.07°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 2.4 lakh people, among them about 1.3 lakh (54%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (46%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganganagar (M Cl + OG) municipal council and out growth is 11%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 49 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ganganagar (M Cl + OG)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 237,780 194,027 38,796 4,957 26,713
Male 127,840 104,748 20,493 2,599 14,673
Female 109,940 89,279 18,303 2,358 12,040

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Sikhs which contribute 9% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 858 in Sikhs are 877 and in Muslims are 858.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ganganagar (M Cl + OG)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 237,780 206,360 7,255 476 22,550 151 779 26 183
Male 127,840 111,066 3,905 259 12,013 82 402 15 98
Female 109,940 95,294 3,350 217 10,537 69 377 11 85

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 12.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 15.3% which is 4.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10.9%. General caste population has increased by 11.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -7.6% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ganganagar (M Cl + OG)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.8% 11.1% 21.2% 20% -7.6%
Male 10.9% 9% 20.6% 17% -8.8%
Female 15.3% 13.8% 22% 23.5% -6.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 860 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 852, in schedule caste is 893 and in schedule tribe is 907. There are 821 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ganganagar (M Cl + OG)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 35 10 47 24
2011 860 852 893 907 821
2001 827 817 883 860 797

Literacy

Total about 1.7 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 99 thousand are male and about 74 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganganagar (M Cl + OG) is 82%. 88% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ganganagar (M Cl + OG)

Total Male Female
Change 1.4% 0.2% 3.0%
2011 82.3% 87.8% 75.8%
2001 80.9% 87.6% 72.8%

Workers profile

Ganganagar (M Cl + OG) has 35% (about 83 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 12% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ganganagar (M Cl + OG)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.8% 32.7% 2% 65.2%
Male 54.4% 52% 2.4% 45.6%
Female 12% 10.3% 1.7% 88%