Kotkasim Tahsil, with population of about 1.4 lakh is Alwar district's the least populous sub district, located in Alwar district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 116 villages in the sub district, among them Harsoli is the most populous village with population of 9003 and Deoseeka is the least populous village with population of 148. Harsoli is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 15 km2 and Shahpur is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.4 lakh people, among them about 72 thousand (52%) are male and about 65 thousand (48%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kotkasim tahsil is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 24 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kotkasim

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 137,339 108,892 27,494 953 19,800
Male 71,907 57,234 14,183 490 10,854
Female 65,432 51,658 13,311 463 8,946

Most populated Villages in Kotkasim

Villages
Name Population
Harsoli 9003
Kotkasim 8538
Burhi Bawal 4402
Joriya 4167
Bhonkar 2349
Pur 2340
Kanharka 2324
Nangal Saliya 2316
Girwas 2293
Baghana 2226

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 910 in Muslims are 900.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kotkasim

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 137,339 128,708 7,308 31 1,186 1 40 6 59
Male 71,907 67,380 3,846 20 603 1 22 1 34
Female 65,432 61,328 3,462 11 583 0 18 5 25

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 16.9% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of 16.5%. General caste population has increased by 15.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.4% and child population has decreased by -8.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kotkasim

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.7% 15.8% 21% 7.4% -8.2%
Male 16.5% 15.8% 20.2% 0% -6.4%
Female 16.9% 15.7% 21.7% 16.6% -10.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 939 and in schedule tribe is 945. There are 824 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 3 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 - Kotkasim

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 0 12 135 -36
2011 910 903 939 945 824
2001 907 903 927 810 860

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kotkasim

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Moonpur Mewan 1103
Ramnagar 1082
Koompur 1048
Girwas 1044
Daika 1034
Lahdod 1019
Moonpur Thakran 1016
Bhojpur 1011
Berawas Khurd 1009
Sherpur 1002

Literacy

Total about 90 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 55 thousand are male and about 36 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kotkasim is 77%. 89% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kotkasim

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 4.8% 11.0%
2011 76.8% 89.4% 63.2%
2001 69.1% 84.6% 52.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kotkasim

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Jokhawas 88
Jamalpur 88
Majri 86
Ladpur 85
Ikrotiya 84
Doomhera 84
Harsoli 83
Gangapuri 83
Hajnaka 82
Nasopur 82

Workers profile

Kotkasim has 54% (about 75 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 53% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 44% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kotkasim

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.5% 27.3% 27.2% 45.5%
Male 55.6% 43.3% 12.3% 44.4%
Female 53.2% 9.6% 43.6% 46.8%

Biggest Villages in Kotkasim

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Harsoli 14.6
Kotkasim 11.9
Burhi Bawal 8.9
Pur 8.2
Baghana 7.6
Joriya 6.9
Nangal Saliya 6.5
Ujoli 6.3
Kanharka 6.1
Lalpur 6