Nawalgarh (M) Municipality, with population of about 64 thousand is Nawalgarh sub district's the most populous municipality located in Nawalgarh sub district of Jhunjhunun district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nawalgarh (M) municipality is 18 km2 and it is the biggest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 3553 persons per km2. There are 30 wards in the city, among them Nawalgarh Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of 2980 and Nawalgarh Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 1286.

Nearest railway station is Nawalgarh which is within the city. Nawalgarh is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Jhunjhunun which is 38 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 145 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 393.2 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 64 thousand people, among them about 33 thousand (52%) are male and about 31 thousand (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nawalgarh (M) municipality is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nawalgarh (M)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 63,948 53,049 10,791 108 8,902
Male 33,130 27,361 5,707 62 4,779
Female 30,818 25,688 5,084 46 4,123

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 59% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 41% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 894 in Muslims are 984.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nawalgarh (M)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 63,948 37,541 26,274 82 3 9 22 1 16
Male 33,130 19,821 13,246 37 3 3 12 0 8
Female 30,818 17,720 13,028 45 0 6 10 1 8

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 13.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 56 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 12.8% which is -0.7% lower than male population growth rate of 13.5%. General caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 151.2% and child population has decreased by -10.5% in the city since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.2% 12.4% 16.6% 151.2% -10.5%
Male 13.5% 12.5% 18.2% 169.6% -10.1%
Female 12.8% 12.3% 14.9% 130% -10.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 930 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 891 and in schedule tribe is 742. There are 863 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -1 -25 -128 -7
2011 930 939 891 742 863
2001 936 940 916 870 870

Literacy

Total about 41 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 25 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nawalgarh (M) is 74%. 86% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 4.2% 7.5%
2011 74.4% 86.5% 61.7%
2001 68.6% 82.3% 54.2%

Workers profile

Nawalgarh (M) has 30% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 11% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nawalgarh (M)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.3% 27.1% 3.2% 69.7%
Male 48.5% 44.9% 3.6% 51.5%
Female 10.7% 8% 2.7% 89.3%