Chaksu Tahsil, with population of about 2.2 lakh is Jaipur district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Jaipur district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 266 villages in the sub district, among them Kot Khawada is the most populous village with population of 9341 and Chak Chandlai No.2 is the least populous village with population of 6. Kot Khawada is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 21 km2 and Chak Vinodilalpura No.2 is the smallest with 0 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Chaksu Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.2 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (48%) are female. 58% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chaksu tahsil is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 36 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 85% (about 1.9 lakh) live in Chaksu Sub District rural part and 15% (about 33 thousand) population live in the Chaksu Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chaksu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 223,634 128,669 47,216 47,749 34,003
Male 116,166 66,728 24,515 24,923 18,024
Female 107,468 61,941 22,701 22,826 15,979

Most populated Villages and Cities in Chaksu

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kot Khawada 9341 Chaksu 33432
Chandlai 6961
Shivdaspura 4008
Teetriya 3332
Kothoon 2606
Thali 2591
Nimodiya 2514
Kadera 2418
Roopaheri Khurd With Bapugaon 2141
Surajpura @ Tootoli 2131

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 924 in Muslims are 945.

Religion wise population 2011 - Chaksu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 223,634 212,924 9,354 70 50 65 1,088 0 83
Male 116,166 110,640 4,809 38 29 32 565 0 53
Female 107,468 102,284 4,545 32 21 33 523 0 30

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.3% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 16.9%. General caste population has increased by 14.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.8% and child population has decreased by -11.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chaksu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.5% 14.6% 20.7% 22.8% -11.6%
Male 16.9% 13.8% 19.9% 22.7% -10.7%
Female 18.3% 15.5% 21.6% 23% -12.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 928, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 916. There are 887 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chaksu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 14 13 3 -18
2011 925 928 926 916 887
2001 914 914 913 913 905

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Chaksu

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chak Murarpura 2000 Chaksu 924
Chak Balram Pura No.2 1250
Tajpura 1179
Shri Raghunathpura 1170
Barh Babanpura 1144
Chak Maharajpura 1130
Barh Mahawatan 1123
Chak Chandlai No.1 1100
Bawanpura 1079
Lakhawas 1070

Literacy

Total about 1.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 78 thousand are male and about 44 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chaksu is 64%. 80% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chaksu

Total Male Female
Change 10.8% 6.5% 15.8%
2011 64.2% 79.5% 47.8%
2001 53.4% 73% 32%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Chaksu

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Chak Chandlai No.2 83 Chaksu 72
Chak Shivdaspura No. 2 83
Dahar 82
Prahladpura @ Damakpura 82
Dharmpura 82
Orangpura 81
Chak Chandpura 77
Barh Babanpura 77
Khera Mukundpura 77
Balloopura 77

Workers profile

Chaksu has 44% (about 99 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 39% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chaksu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.5% 36.1% 8.4% 55.5%
Male 49.1% 43.9% 5.2% 50.9%
Female 39.4% 27.6% 11.8% 60.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Chaksu

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kot Khawada 21 Chaksu 13.3
Chandlai 18.9
Kothoon 13.5
Surajpura @ Tootoli 12.7
Teetriya 12.3
Kadera 10.8
Nimodiya 10.1
Roopaheri Khurd With Bapugaon 9.8
Akodiya 9.8
Tamariya 9.8