Kushalgarh Tahsil, with population of about 3.8 lakh is Banswara district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Banswara district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 399 villages in the sub district, among them Itala is the most populous village with population of 4704 and Jhagola is the least populous village with population of 21. Bijori Kalan is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Phoolpuri is the smallest with 0 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Kushalgarh Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.8 lakh people, among them about 1.9 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.9 lakh (50%) are female. 7% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 90% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kushalgarh tahsil is 21%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 75 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 97% (about 3.7 lakh) live in Kushalgarh Sub District rural part and 3% (about 11 thousand) population live in the Kushalgarh Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 379,232 27,277 9,284 342,671 79,611
Male 190,927 14,010 4,701 172,216 40,637
Female 188,305 13,267 4,583 170,455 38,974

Most populated Villages and Cities in Kushalgarh

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Itala 4704 Kushalgarh 10666
Kasarwari 4193
Bassi 3762
Tanda-Ratna 3498
Tanda-Mangla 3392
Ghata 3124
Muniya Khoonta 3052
Charkani 3051
Potalia 2916
Maska Kalan 2913

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 3% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 986 in Christians are 982 and in Muslims are 1050.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 379,232 361,050 4,591 11,173 24 54 1,901 23 416
Male 190,927 181,781 2,239 5,638 13 27 995 15 219
Female 188,305 179,269 2,352 5,535 11 27 906 8 197

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 33.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 34.3% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of 33.2%. General caste population has increased by 11.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 53.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 35.4% and child population has increased by 21.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.8% 11.5% 53.4% 35.4% 21.4%
Male 33.2% 11.1% 54.9% 34.9% 23.6%
Female 34.3% 11.9% 51.8% 36% 19.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 986 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 947, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 990. There are 959 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 36 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kushalgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 8 6 -20 8 -36
2011 986 947 975 990 959
2001 978 941 995 982 995

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Kushalgarh

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Gariya Ki Todi 2194 Kushalgarh 973
Talai Para 1533
Shikarwari 1250
Undwa 1244
Goyka Pargi Sath 1189
Bhawanon Ki Todi 1169
Jamrai 1155
Padla-Barkiya 1148
Kadaimal 1147
Nathpura 1146

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 89 thousand are male and about 52 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kushalgarh is 47%. 59% of male and 35% 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 - Kushalgarh

Total Male Female
Change 10.0% 7.0% 13.3%
2011 47.3% 59.5% 35.1%
2001 37.3% 52.5% 21.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Kushalgarh

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Himmatgarh 89 Kushalgarh 86
Jhagola 83
Doongra-Khurd 83
Sajjangarh 83
Mandali-Moti 81
Ratanmal 81
Sewaniya 81
Todi 79
Tambesara 78
Doongra-Kalan 76

Workers profile

Kushalgarh has 52% (about 2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 52% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kushalgarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.3% 31.6% 20.7% 47.7%
Male 52.6% 37.9% 14.6% 47.4%
Female 52.1% 25.1% 26.9% 47.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Kushalgarh

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Bijori Kalan 12.8 Kushalgarh 1
Itala 11.2
Parla 10.2
Khajoora 9.9
Karmi 9.5
Shobhawati 9.2
Kundiya 9.2
Saran 8.7
Charkani 8.6
Bhanwarkot 8.6