Sanganer Tahsil, with population of about 9.7 lakh is Jaipur district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Jaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 144 villages in the sub district, among them Watika is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Girdharipura is the least populous village with population of 7. Watika is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 22 km2 and Chakwatika is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Jaipur Municipal Corporation; and Bagru Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 9.7 lakh people, among them about 5.1 lakh (53%) are male and about 4.6 lakh (47%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sanganer tahsil is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 1.9 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 7.9 lakh) live in Sanganer Sub District urban part and 18% (about 1.7 lakh) population live in the Sanganer Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sanganer

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 969,696 717,986 177,215 74,495 126,531
Male 510,393 377,665 93,172 39,556 68,611
Female 459,303 340,321 84,043 34,939 57,920

Most populated Villages and Cities in Sanganer

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Watika 10590 Jaipur 763574
Muhana 7417 Bagru 31229
Goner 6049
Dahmi Kalan 5850
Shri Ram Ki Nangal 5064
Beelwa Kalan 4403
Neota 4301
Jaisinghpura 3998
Mahapura 3681
Kalwara 3579

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 899 in Muslims are 910 and in Jains are 918.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sanganer

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 969,696 884,467 52,322 2,983 4,376 209 24,531 74 734
Male 510,393 465,871 27,397 1,502 2,287 119 12,788 38 391
Female 459,303 418,596 24,925 1,481 2,089 90 11,743 36 343

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 69.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 5.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 70.7% which is 2.9% higher than male population growth rate of 67.8%. General caste population has increased by 70.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 73.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 51.3% and child population has increased by 31.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sanganer

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 69.2% 70.3% 73.3% 51.3% 31.6%
Male 67.8% 68.6% 73.1% 50.1% 35%
Female 70.7% 72.1% 73.5% 52.8% 27.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 900 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 901, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 883. There are 844 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sanganer

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 18 2 15 -48
2011 900 901 902 883 844
2001 885 883 900 868 892

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Sanganer

Literacy

Total about 6.9 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 4 lakh are male and about 2.9 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sanganer is 82%. 90% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sanganer

Total Male Female
Change 9.0% 4.7% 14.2%
2011 81.8% 89.8% 73%
2001 72.8% 85.1% 58.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Sanganer

Workers profile

Sanganer has 34% (about 3.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 17% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sanganer

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.1% 31.2% 2.9% 65.9%
Male 49.9% 47.4% 2.6% 50.1%
Female 16.6% 13.3% 3.3% 83.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Sanganer

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Watika 22.1 Jaipur 484.6
Neota 16.8 Bagru 32.6
Goner 15.1
Kalwara 15
Muhana 14
Pawaliya 9.7
Rampura Unti 9.6
Sanjariya 9.2
Dahmi Kalan 9.1
Ramsinghpura 8.4