Jhunjhunun Tahsil Urban Part, with population of about 2.1 lakh is Jhunjhunun district's the most urban populous sub district, located in Jhunjhunun district of the state Rajasthan in India.

There are 7 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Jhunjhunun (M Cl) Municipal Council; Mandawa (M), Bissau (M) and Baggar (M) Municipalities Malsisar (CT), Islampur (CT) and Nooan (CT) Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (51%) are male and about 1 lakh (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jhunjhunun tahsil urban part is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 35 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jhunjhunun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 209,288 179,742 28,228 1,318 30,121
Male 107,164 91,907 14,560 697 16,116
Female 102,124 87,835 13,668 621 14,005

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 59% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 41% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 930 in Muslims are 988.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jhunjhunun

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 209,288 123,869 84,858 241 12 11 179 10 108
Male 107,164 64,183 42,683 119 8 7 92 4 68
Female 102,124 59,686 42,175 122 4 4 87 6 40

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 33.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 36.5% which is 6.3% higher than male population growth rate of 30.2%. General caste population has increased by 32.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 38.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 40.1% and child population has increased by 6.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jhunjhunun

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.2% 32.4% 38.6% 40.1% 6.7%
Male 30.2% 29.3% 36.3% 33.3% 4.9%
Female 36.5% 35.8% 41.2% 48.6% 8.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 953 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 956, in schedule caste is 939 and in schedule tribe is 891. There are 869 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jhunjhunun

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 46 33 92 31
2011 953 956 939 891 869
2001 909 910 906 799 838

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 77 thousand are male and about 55 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jhunjhunun is 74%. 85% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jhunjhunun

Total Male Female
Change 1.5% 0.0% 3.6%
2011 73.9% 85% 62.4%
2001 72.4% 85% 58.8%

Workers profile

Jhunjhunun has 28% (about 59 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 10% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jhunjhunun

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.2% 24.8% 3.4% 71.8%
Male 45.3% 41.8% 3.4% 54.7%
Female 10.3% 7% 3.3% 89.7%