Govindgarh Census Town, with population of 7735 is Chomu sub district's only census town located in Chomu sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Govindgarh census town is 7 km2. Population density of the census town is 1168 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Govindgarh Ward No 01 and the population of Govindgarh Ward No 01 is 7735.

Nearest railway station is Govindgarh which is within the census town. Chomu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 13 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jaipur which is 45 km away. Jaipur is the state head quarter of the census town and is 45 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 323 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 47°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2.1°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 7735 people, among them 3960 (51%) are male and 3775 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Govindgarh census town is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1331 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Govindgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,735 6,635 978 122 1,079
Male 3,960 3,398 502 60 587
Female 3,775 3,237 476 62 492

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 952 in Muslims are 973.

Religion wise population 2011 - Govindgarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,735 7,020 667 5 6 2 34 0 1
Male 3,960 3,596 338 3 4 1 17 0 1
Female 3,775 3,424 329 2 2 1 17 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 5.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7325. Female population growth rate of the census town is 5.6% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 5.6%. General caste population has increased by 3.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.3% and child population has decreased by -13.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Govindgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.6% 3.4% 23.8% 4.3% -13.4%
Male 5.6% 3.2% 26.4% -3.2% -6.2%
Female 5.6% 3.6% 21.1% 12.7% -20.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 953 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 953, in schedule caste is 948 and in schedule tribe is 1033. There are 838 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 152 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Govindgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 3 -42 146 -152
2011 953 953 948 1033 838
2001 953 950 990 887 990

Literacy

Total 5307 people in the census town are literate, among them 3050 are male and 2257 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Govindgarh is 80%. 90% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Govindgarh

Total Male Female
Change 8.5% 4.2% 13.4%
2011 79.7% 90.4% 68.7%
2001 71.2% 86.2% 55.3%

Workers profile

Govindgarh has 34% (2640) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 19% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Govindgarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.1% 27.4% 6.7% 65.9%
Male 48.3% 42.8% 5.5% 51.7%
Female 19.3% 11.2% 8.1% 80.7%