Pratapgarh District Urban Part, with population of about 72 thousand is Rajasthan's the least urban populous district, located in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Pratapgarh district urban part is 29 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 2504 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Pratapgarh Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 42 thousand and Dhariawad Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of about 11 thousand.

There are 2 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Pratapgarh and Chhoti Sadri Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 72 thousand people, among them about 37 thousand (51%) are male and about 35 thousand (49%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pratapgarh district urban part is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Pratapgarh district urban part is 2504 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 71,807 56,849 9,953 5,005 8,767
Male 36,573 28,885 5,079 2,609 4,619
Female 35,234 27,964 4,874 2,396 4,148

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 73% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 15% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 11% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 955 in Muslims are 994 and in Jains are 980.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 71,807 52,244 11,101 159 13 11 8,233 0 46
Male 36,573 26,730 5,568 84 6 7 4,158 0 20
Female 35,234 25,514 5,533 75 7 4 4,075 0 26

Growth of population

Population of the district has decreased by -75.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is -74.6% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of -75.7%. General caste population has decreased by -76.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -73.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -53.1% and child population has decreased by -79.9% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -75.2% -76.4% -73.6% -53.1% -79.9%
Male -75.7% -77% -73.7% -54.6% -79.9%
Female -74.6% -75.8% -73.4% -51.4% -79.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 963 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 960 and in schedule tribe is 918. There are 898 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 47 12 59 2
2011 963 968 960 918 898
2001 922 921 948 859 896

Literacy

Total about 53 thousand people in the district are literate, among them about 29 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pratapgarh is 85%. 92% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pratapgarh

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 1.8% 7.2%
2011 84.8% 92.2% 77.1%
2001 80.5% 90.4% 69.9%

Workers profile

Pratapgarh has 37% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 18% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pratapgarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.7% 32.2% 4.6% 63.3%
Male 54.6% 50.8% 3.8% 45.4%
Female 18.2% 12.7% 5.4% 81.8%