Kotri Tahsil, with population of about 1.7 lakh is Bhilwara district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in Bhilwara district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 180 villages in the sub district, among them Kotri is the most populous village with population of 9864 and Khejri is the least populous village with population of 101. Paroli is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 24 km2 and Meena Ka Khera is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 89 thousand (51%) are male and about 86 thousand (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kotri tahsil is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 36 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Kotri tahsil live in the Kotri Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kotri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 174,701 133,439 31,041 10,221 27,137
Male 88,901 67,798 15,836 5,267 13,962
Female 85,800 65,641 15,205 4,954 13,175

Most populated Villages in Kotri

Villages
Name Population
Kotri 9864
Barliyas 5880
Paroli 5864
Nandrai 4906
Ban Ka Khera 3589
Sawaipur 3072
Bishniya 2772
Akola 2632
Kakroliya Ghati 2520
Sankhra 2441

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 967 in Muslims are 922.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kotri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 174,701 168,402 5,277 55 17 10 719 3 218
Male 88,901 85,617 2,746 32 10 5 366 2 123
Female 85,800 82,785 2,531 23 7 5 353 1 95

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.1% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 16.9%. General caste population has increased by 16.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25.1% and child population has increased by 3.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kotri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.5% 16.3% 20.5% 25.1% 3.6%
Male 16.9% 15.6% 19.2% 26.9% 4.4%
Female 18.1% 16.9% 21.9% 23.3% 2.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 960 and in schedule tribe is 941. There are 944 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 16 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kotri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 11 22 -27 -16
2011 965 968 960 941 944
2001 955 957 938 968 960

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kotri

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Harpura 1172
Mataji Ka Khera 1141
Chatarpura 1140
Fatehpura 1131
Boonti 1131
Deotalai 1120
Downi 1116
Onkarpura 1100
Gudar Khera @ Dookiyon Ka Khera 1097
Akhepur 1092

Literacy

Total about 77 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 50 thousand are male and about 27 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kotri is 52%. 67% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kotri

Total Male Female
Change 12.7% 11.8% 14.0%
2011 52% 66.9% 36.7%
2001 39.3% 55.1% 22.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kotri

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Jaswantpura 80
Amarpura 77
Hatoondi 76
Karer 75
Kotri 73
Phalaser 73
Chodhariyas (Gega Ka Khera) 72
Bhainroo Khera 72
Gadari Khera 69
Akola 69

Workers profile

Kotri has 52% (about 90 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 47% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kotri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.7% 41.4% 10.3% 48.3%
Male 56% 49.6% 6.4% 44%
Female 47.2% 32.8% 14.4% 52.8%

Biggest Villages in Kotri

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Paroli 24.5
Barliyas 21.1
Nandrai 21
Kotri 19.2
Ban Ka Khera 18.7
Dantra 15.9
Akola 14.8
Bishniya 14.5
Asop 14.3
Kakroliya Ghati 14.1