Anupgarh (M) Municipality, with population of about 31 thousand is Anupgarh sub district's only municipality located in Anupgarh sub district of Ganganagar district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Anupgarh (M) municipality is 5 km2. Population density of the city is 6598 persons per km2. There are 25 wards in the city, among them Anupgarh Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 2193 and Anupgarh Ward No 02 is the least populous ward with population of 633.

Nearest railway station is Anupgarh which is within the city. Anupgarh is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Ganganagar which is 120 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 510 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 182.95 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.4°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 31 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (53%) are male and about 15 thousand (47%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Anupgarh (M) municipality is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 6187 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Anupgarh (M)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30,877 22,899 7,465 513 3,696
Male 16,343 12,138 3,924 281 2,007
Female 14,534 10,761 3,541 232 1,689

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Sikhs which contribute 17% 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 887 in Sikhs are 888 and in Muslims are 982.

Religion wise population 2011 - Anupgarh (M)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 30,877 24,664 860 45 5,267 26 6 0 9
Male 16,343 13,072 434 24 2,789 15 2 0 7
Female 14,534 11,592 426 21 2,478 11 4 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 4.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 30 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 7.1% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 2.2%. General caste population has increased by 0.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -13.2% and child population has decreased by -23.1% in the city since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.4% 0.3% 21.4% -13.2% -23.1%
Male 2.2% -2.1% 19.9% -14.1% -24.9%
Female 7.1% 3.2% 23.1% -12.1% -20.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 889 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 887, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 826. There are 842 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 46 23 19 43
2011 889 887 902 826 842
2001 848 841 879 807 799

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 8774 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Anupgarh (M) is 76%. 84% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 4.1% 3.5% 5.2%
2011 76.5% 83.8% 68.3%
2001 72.4% 80.3% 63.1%

Workers profile

Anupgarh (M) has 32% (9778) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 9% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Anupgarh (M)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.7% 28.4% 3.2% 68.3%
Male 51.9% 48.1% 3.9% 48.1%
Female 8.9% 6.3% 2.5% 91.1%