Banswara District Urban Part, with population of about 1.3 lakh is Rajasthan's the 4th least urban populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Banswara district urban part is 28 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 4599 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Banswara Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 1 lakh and Kushalgarh Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of about 11 thousand.

There are 3 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Banswara Municipality and Out Growth; Banswara and Kushalgarh Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 1.3 lakh people, among them about 65 thousand (51%) are male and about 63 thousand (49%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Banswara district urban part is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 28 thousand households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Banswara district urban part is 4599 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Banswara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 127,621 103,506 9,324 14,791 15,630
Male 64,987 52,888 4,727 7,372 8,364
Female 62,634 50,618 4,597 7,419 7,266

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 65% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 25% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 8% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 939 in Muslims are 1045 and in Jains are 942

Religion wise population 2011 - Banswara

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 127,621 83,163 32,336 1,220 235 21 9,739 13 894
Male 64,987 42,899 15,811 590 126 13 5,014 6 528
Female 62,634 40,264 16,525 630 109 8 4,725 7 366

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 18.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 20.9% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 16.9%. General caste population has increased by 17.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.4% and child population has increased by 5.6% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Banswara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.9% 17.1% 22% 30.4% 5.6%
Male 16.9% 15.5% 20.3% 25.7% 5.5%
Female 20.9% 18.8% 23.7% 35.5% 5.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 972 and in schedule tribe is 1006. There are 869 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has increased by 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Banswara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 27 26 72 1
2011 964 957 972 1006 869
2001 932 930 946 934 868

Literacy

Total about 95 thousand people in the district are literate, among them about 52 thousand are male and about 44 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Banswara is 85%. 91% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Banswara

Total Male Female
Change 0.9% -0.5% 2.7%
2011 85.2% 91% 79.3%
2001 84.3% 91.5% 76.6%

Workers profile

Banswara has 35% (about 44 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 17% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Banswara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.8% 29.9% 4.9% 65.2%
Male 51.9% 46.7% 5.2% 48.1%
Female 17% 12.5% 4.5% 83%