Garhi Tahsil, with population of about 3 lakh is Banswara district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Banswara district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 206 villages in the sub district, among them Anjana is the most populous village with population of 6820 and Arai is the least populous village with population of 8. Paloda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 15 km2 and Kishna Ki Dhani is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 census towns in the sub district, those are - Partapur and Garhi Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.5 lakh (49%) are female. 35% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 58% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Garhi tahsil is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 61 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 95% (about 2.8 lakh) live in Garhi Sub District rural part and 5% (about 16 thousand) population live in the Garhi Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Garhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 298,740 104,337 21,337 173,066 43,544
Male 151,063 53,437 10,737 86,889 22,968
Female 147,677 50,900 10,600 86,177 20,576

Most populated Villages and Cities in Garhi

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Anjana 6820 Partapur 10758
Bori 6283 Garhi 5180
Paloda 6169
Lohariya 5416
Arthoona 5152
Khoran 5054
Jolana 4675
Sareri Bari 4394
Mor 3903
Berwa 3558

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% 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 976 in Muslims are 1067 and in Jains are 953.

Religion wise population 2011 - Garhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 298,740 284,672 8,322 177 42 7 5,356 9 155
Male 151,063 144,097 4,026 86 23 4 2,743 4 80
Female 147,677 140,575 4,296 91 19 3 2,613 5 75

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 20.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 20.7% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 20.7%. General caste population has increased by 3.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.7% and child population has decreased by -7.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Garhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.7% 3.3% 25.3% 33.7% -7.5%
Male 20.7% 4% 25.5% 33.2% -5.3%
Female 20.7% 2.6% 25.1% 34.2% -9.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 953, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 992. There are 896 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 44 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Garhi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 1 -12 -4 7 -44
2011 978 953 987 992 896
2001 977 965 991 985 940

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Garhi

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kalali Khunta 2000 Partapur 1007
Laxmipura Ojariya 1239 Garhi 966
Makhiya Chhota 1192
Khoran 1184
Panchwati Ojariya 1167
Narsingpura Magri 1115
Berwa 1110
Rampur 1106
Bari Khen 1100
Johniya Mafi 1095

Literacy

Total about 1.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 99 thousand are male and about 64 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Garhi is 64%. 77% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Garhi

Total Male Female
Change 10.0% 7.0% 13.2%
2011 63.8% 77.1% 50.4%
2001 53.8% 70.1% 37.2%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Garhi

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Rajpur 85 Partapur 82
Nawa Padar 83 Garhi 79
Mordi 81
Parkhela 80
Berwa 79
Chibra Talai 79
Bheemgarh 78
Himmatsingh Ji Ka Gara 77
Theekariya 77
Phalabara 76

Workers profile

Garhi has 49% (about 1.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 45% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 28% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Garhi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.3% 28.2% 21.1% 50.7%
Male 53.5% 39.5% 14% 46.5%
Female 45% 16.6% 28.4% 55%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Garhi

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Paloda 14.8 Garhi 5.5
Bori 14.5 Partapur 3.9
Khoran 13.7
Sareri Bari 12.3
Anjana 10.3
Lohariya 10.1
Majiya 9.6
Asora 9.3
Mor 8.8
Vajwana 8.6