Churu Tahsil Urban Part, with population of about 1.3 lakh is Churu district's the 2nd most urban populous sub district, located in Churu district of the state Rajasthan in India.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Churu (M Cl + OG) Municipal Council and Out Growth; Churu (M Cl) Municipal Council; and Ratannagar (M) Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.3 lakh people, among them about 68 thousand (51%) are male and about 65 thousand (49%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Churu tahsil urban part is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Churu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 132,998 118,762 13,471 765 18,592
Male 68,270 60,911 6,954 405 9,677
Female 64,728 57,851 6,517 360 8,915

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 56% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 43% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 918 in Muslims are 987.

Religion wise population 2011 - Churu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 132,998 75,103 57,310 182 41 48 234 3 77
Male 68,270 39,149 28,843 93 17 17 115 1 35
Female 64,728 35,954 28,467 89 24 31 119 2 42

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 19.3% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 16.5%. General caste population has increased by 18.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -7% and child population has decreased by -4.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Churu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.8% 18.3% 15.2% -7% -4.1%
Male 16.5% 17% 13.6% -9% -4%
Female 19.3% 19.7% 16.9% -4.8% -4.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 948 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 950, in schedule caste is 937 and in schedule tribe is 889. There are 921 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 22 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 - Churu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 22 26 40 -2
2011 948 950 937 889 921
2001 926 928 911 849 923

Literacy

Total about 85 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 50 thousand are male and about 35 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Churu is 74%. 85% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Churu

Total Male Female
Change 0.3% -1.4% 2.6%
2011 74% 85.3% 62.3%
2001 73.7% 86.7% 59.7%

Workers profile

Churu has 29% (about 38 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 8% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Churu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.5% 24.9% 3.7% 71.5%
Male 48.3% 43.5% 4.9% 51.7%
Female 7.6% 5.2% 2.4% 92.4%