Hindaun Municipality, with population of about 1.1 lakh is Hindaun sub district's only municipality located in Hindaun sub district of Karauli district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Hindaun municipality is 48 km2. Population density of the city is 2197 persons per km2. There are 40 wards in the city, among them Hindaun Ward No 12 is the most populous ward with population of 4828 and Hindaun Ward No 16 is the least populous ward with population of 1659.

Nearest railway station is Hindaun which is within the city. Hindaun is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Karauli which is 30 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 156 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 509.3 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1.1 lakh people, among them about 56 thousand (53%) are male and about 50 thousand (47%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hindaun municipality is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 18 thousand households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hindaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 105,452 79,594 24,788 1,070 15,693
Male 55,834 42,073 13,150 611 8,433
Female 49,618 37,521 11,638 459 7,260

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 17% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 876 in Muslims are 952 and in Jains are 879.

Religion wise population 2011 - Hindaun

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 105,452 84,956 18,274 121 188 18 1,847 2 46
Male 55,834 45,297 9,363 62 92 8 983 0 29
Female 49,618 39,659 8,911 59 96 10 864 2 17

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 24.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 85 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 26% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 22.7%. General caste population has increased by 23.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 27.2% and child population has increased by 1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hindaun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.3% 23.7% 25.8% 27.2% 1%
Male 22.7% 22% 25.1% 22.4% 2.1%
Female 26% 25.7% 26.7% 34.2% -0.4%

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 892, in schedule caste is 885 and in schedule tribe is 751. There are 861 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hindaun

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 26 11 66 -22
2011 889 892 885 751 861
2001 865 866 874 685 883

Literacy

Total about 68 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 41 thousand are male and about 27 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hindaun is 75%. 86% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hindaun

Total Male Female
Change 2.2% 0.5% 4.5%
2011 75.3% 86.2% 63.1%
2001 73.1% 85.7% 58.6%

Workers profile

Hindaun has 31% (about 33 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 12% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hindaun

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.9% 26.4% 4.5% 69.1%
Male 47.5% 43.4% 4.1% 52.5%
Female 12.3% 7.3% 5% 87.7%