Padampur (M) Municipality, with population of about 18 thousand is Padampur sub district's the most populous municipality located in Padampur sub district of Ganganagar district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Padampur (M) municipality is 3 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 5324 persons per km2. There are 20 wards in the city, among them Padampur Ward No 19 is the most populous ward with population of 1342 and Padampur Ward No 14 is the least populous ward with population of 619.

Nearest railway station is Gajsinghpur which is 18 km far from here. Padampur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Ganganagar which is 38 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 524 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 236.45 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.07°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9728 (53%) are male and 8692 (47%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Padampur (M) municipality is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 3550 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Padampur (M)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18,420 12,518 5,846 56 2,321
Male 9,728 6,637 3,067 24 1,280
Female 8,692 5,881 2,779 32 1,041

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Sikhs which contribute 18% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 896 in Sikhs are 875.

Religion wise population 2011 - Padampur (M)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 18,420 14,858 106 19 3,310 0 124 0 3
Male 9,728 7,837 53 10 1,765 0 62 0 1
Female 8,692 7,021 53 9 1,545 0 62 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 8.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 8.8% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 8.5%. General caste population has increased by 4.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -59.1% and child population has decreased by -13.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Padampur (M)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.6% 4.7% 20.2% -59.1% -13.8%
Male 8.5% 4.6% 20.4% -68.4% -15.3%
Female 8.8% 4.8% 19.9% -47.5% -12%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 894 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 886, in schedule caste is 906 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 813 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Padampur (M)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 2 -3 530 30
2011 894 886 906 1333 813
2001 891 884 909 803 783

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 7097 are male and 5437 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Padampur (M) is 78%. 84% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Padampur (M)

Total Male Female
Change 2.3% 0.9% 3.7%
2011 77.9% 84% 71.1%
2001 75.6% 83.1% 67.4%

Workers profile

Padampur (M) has 37% (6901) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 17% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Padampur (M)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.5% 31.1% 6.4% 62.5%
Male 56.1% 49.9% 6.2% 43.9%
Female 16.6% 10% 6.6% 83.4%