Shahbad Tahsil, with population of about 1.4 lakh is Baran district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Baran district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 177 villages in the sub district, among them Danta is the most populous village with population of 7081 and Khiriya is the least populous village with population of 1. Bahrai is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 32 km2 and Sangeshwar is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.4 lakh people, among them about 74 thousand (52%) are male and about 68 thousand (48%) are female. 46% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 39% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shahbad tahsil is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 28 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shahbad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 142,061 65,252 21,996 54,813 25,262
Male 73,716 34,357 11,559 27,800 13,180
Female 68,345 30,895 10,437 27,013 12,082

Most populated Villages in Shahbad

Villages
Name Population
Danta 7081
Deori 5908
Kasba Thana 5166
Kelwara 4594
Samraniya 4339
Shahbad 3445
Rajpur 2709
Mamoni 2190
Mahodra 2070
Natai 2016

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 927 in Muslims are 983.

Religion wise population 2011 - Shahbad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 142,061 137,912 2,411 135 530 1 445 2 625
Male 73,716 71,581 1,216 69 285 1 247 0 317
Female 68,345 66,331 1,195 66 245 0 198 2 308

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 31.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 33.7% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of 29.2%. General caste population has increased by 21.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 48.9% and child population has increased by 12.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shahbad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31.4% 21.6% 24.6% 48.9% 12.7%
Male 29.2% 19.3% 23.2% 47.4% 12.8%
Female 33.7% 24.1% 26.1% 50.5% 12.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 927 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 899, in schedule caste is 903 and in schedule tribe is 972. There are 917 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shahbad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 35 21 21 -2
2011 927 899 903 972 917
2001 896 864 882 951 919

Villages with highest sex ratio in Shahbad

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Jakha 1750
Gurjara 1353
Mandi Sambhar Singa 1289
Suhan 1269
Boodhi Bhoyal 1263
Karaliya 1216
Majhera 1214
Ahera 1190
Silora 1174
Manka Khera 1154

Literacy

Total about 73 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 47 thousand are male and about 27 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shahbad is 63%. 77% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shahbad

Total Male Female
Change 11.1% 9.0% 14.0%
2011 62.8% 77.3% 47.2%
2001 51.7% 68.3% 33.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Shahbad

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Chhaila 100
Gunjari 100
Sahjanpur 100
Gadreta 83
Kelwara 83
Gordhanpura 80
Shahbad 80
Goyra 77
Muhal 77
Natai 76

Workers profile

Shahbad has 47% (about 66 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 42% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shahbad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.7% 29.8% 16.9% 53.3%
Male 50.8% 37.9% 13% 49.2%
Female 42.2% 21.2% 21.1% 57.8%

Biggest Villages in Shahbad

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Bahrai 32.3
Maheshpur 23
Kripalpur 22.8
Deori 22.3
Mahodra 22.2
Sandri 21.1
Hadota 19.7
Hatri 18.9
Kushyara 18.3
Pahari Jageer 16.4