Alwar Tahsil Urban Part, with population of about 3.5 lakh is Alwar district's the most urban populous sub district, located in Alwar district of the state Rajasthan in India.

There are 5 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Alwar (M Cl + OG) Municipal Council and Out Growth; Alwar (M Cl) Municipal Council; Diwakari (CT), Bhoogar (CT) and Desoola (CT) Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.5 lakh people, among them about 1.8 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.6 lakh (47%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Alwar tahsil urban part is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 68 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Alwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 348,728 268,241 64,172 16,315 40,742
Male 184,378 142,093 33,573 8,712 22,087
Female 164,350 126,148 30,599 7,603 18,655

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 890 in Muslims are 889 and in Sikhs are 925

Religion wise population 2011 - Alwar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 348,728 315,264 15,467 635 9,973 250 6,928 12 199
Male 184,378 166,843 8,189 311 5,182 129 3,607 5 112
Female 164,350 148,421 7,278 324 4,791 121 3,321 7 87

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 31% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 34.2% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 28.3%. General caste population has increased by 24.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 53%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 99.1% and child population has increased by 12.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Alwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31% 24.1% 53% 99.1% 12.8%
Male 28.3% 21.6% 50.2% 92.6% 11.7%
Female 34.2% 27.1% 56.2% 107.1% 14%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 888, in schedule caste is 911 and in schedule tribe is 873. There are 845 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Alwar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 39 34 61 17
2011 891 888 911 873 845
2001 853 849 877 812 828

Literacy

Total about 2.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.5 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Alwar is 85%. 92% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Alwar

Total Male Female
Change 2.3% 0.9% 4.1%
2011 85.1% 92.3% 77%
2001 82.8% 91.4% 72.9%

Workers profile

Alwar has 32% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 12% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Alwar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.8% 29% 2.9% 68.2%
Male 49.9% 46.6% 3.3% 50.1%
Female 11.6% 9.2% 2.4% 88.4%