Sarmathura Census Town, with population of about 18 thousand is Baseri sub district's only census town located in Baseri sub district of Dhaulpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sarmathura census town is 4 km2. Population density of the census town is 4497 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Sarmathura Ward No 01 and the population of Sarmathura Ward No 01 is about 18 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Sarmathura which is within the census town. Baseri is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 46 km. District head quarter of the census town is Dhaulpur which is 65 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 225 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 385 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 50°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9649 (54%) are male and 8339 (46%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarmathura census town is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2950 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sarmathura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,988 13,897 3,019 1,072 3,147
Male 9,649 7,422 1,649 578 1,690
Female 8,339 6,475 1,370 494 1,457

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 63% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 37% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 857 in Muslims are 877.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sarmathura

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 17,988 11,315 6,659 3 0 2 1 0 8
Male 9,649 6,093 3,548 2 0 2 0 0 4
Female 8,339 5,222 3,111 1 0 0 1 0 4

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 24.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 24.3% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of 25.2%. General caste population has increased by 19.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 94.6% and child population has decreased by -1.9% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sarmathura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.8% 19.3% 36.5% 94.6% -1.9%
Male 25.2% 19.8% 37.8% 84.1% 1.6%
Female 24.3% 18.7% 35% 108.4% -5.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 872, in schedule caste is 831 and in schedule tribe is 855. There are 862 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 66 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sarmathura

Total General SC ST Child
Change -7 -9 -17 100 -66
2011 864 872 831 855 862
2001 871 881 848 755 928

Literacy

Total 9822 people in the census town are literate, among them 6117 are male and 3705 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarmathura is 66%. 77% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sarmathura

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% -0.8% 8.3%
2011 66.2% 76.9% 53.8%
2001 62.9% 77.7% 45.5%

Workers profile

Sarmathura has 28% (4962) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 8% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sarmathura

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 27.6% 24% 3.6% 72.4%
Male 44.4% 41.2% 3.2% 55.6%
Female 8.1% 4% 4.1% 91.9%