Sri Madhopur Tahsil, with population of about 5.8 lakh is Sikar district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Sikar district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 230 villages in the sub district, among them Divrala is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Chak Khandela No.2 is the least populous village with population of 12. Garh Taknet is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 22 km2 and Meghpura is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 6 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Sri Madhopur, Reengus and Khandela Municipalities; Khandela Municipality and Out Growth; Ajeetgarh and Kanwat Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 5.8 lakh people, among them about 3 lakh (52%) are male and about 2.8 lakh (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sri Madhopur tahsil is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 95 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 81% (about 4.7 lakh) live in Sri Madhopur Sub District rural part and 19% (about 1.1 lakh) population live in the Sri Madhopur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sri Madhopur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 583,328 478,737 80,807 23,784 81,549
Male 301,263 246,811 42,220 12,232 44,190
Female 282,065 231,926 38,587 11,552 37,359

Most populated Villages and Cities in Sri Madhopur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Divrala 10452 Sri Madhopur 31366
Jharli 10287 Khandela 29044
Abhawas 9626 Reengus 26139
Mundru 9342 Khandela 22756
Mahroli 8885 Ajeetgarh 15414
Dadiyarampura 7329 Kanwat 7903
Kotri Luharwas 7325
Garh Taknet 6929
Arniya 6625
Sargoth 6391

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% 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 934 in Muslims are 994.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sri Madhopur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 583,328 559,747 22,720 149 131 25 280 3 273
Male 301,263 289,423 11,396 82 60 14 143 2 143
Female 282,065 270,324 11,324 67 71 11 137 1 130

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 15.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 5.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 14.3% which is -1.5% lower than male population growth rate of 15.8%. General caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.7% and child population has decreased by -14.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sri Madhopur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.1% 13.5% 24.5% 17.7% -14.6%
Male 15.8% 14.3% 24.7% 17.4% -12.4%
Female 14.3% 12.6% 24.4% 18% -17%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 940, in schedule caste is 914 and in schedule tribe is 944. 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 decreased by 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sri Madhopur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 -14 -3 4 -47
2011 936 940 914 944 845
2001 949 954 917 940 892

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Sri Madhopur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chak Dulhepura No. 1 1467 Khandela 974
Chak Jairampura 1211 Khandela 965
Norangpura 1177 Kanwat 928
Ramdas Ka Bag 1129 Reengus 909
Sherpura 1124 Ajeetgarh 907
Sevli 1091 Sri Madhopur 901
Bodala 1082
Dhabanwali 1074
Ratanpura 1061
Tiwari Ki Dhani 1057

Literacy

Total about 3.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.2 lakh are male and about 1.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sri Madhopur is 72%. 86% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sri Madhopur

Total Male Female
Change 2.1% 1.8% 2.2%
2011 72.2% 86% 57.6%
2001 70.1% 84.2% 55.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Sri Madhopur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Girdhari Singh Ka Bas 87 Sri Madhopur 84
Shivram Ka Bas 80 Kanwat 80
Jyotiba Nagar 80 Ajeetgarh 79
Goriyan 78 Reengus 77
Dhabanwali 78 Khandela 68
Ranipura 78 Khandela 68
Madho Ka Bas 78
Balaji Nagar 78
Dangion Ka Bas 77
Kaliyavas 77

Workers profile

Sri Madhopur has 37% (about 2.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 27% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sri Madhopur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37% 26.2% 10.8% 63%
Male 46.5% 39.2% 7.3% 53.5%
Female 26.9% 12.3% 14.6% 73.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Sri Madhopur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Garh Taknet 22.4 Reengus 30
Kotri Luharwas 22.1 Ajeetgarh 20.2
Dadiyarampura 20.2 Sri Madhopur 16
Abhawas 19.1 Kanwat 8.8
Khandela (Rural) 18.6 Khandela 4
Divrala 16.6 Khandela 4
Srimadhopur (Rural) 16.6
Chomu Purohitan 13.7
Guwariya 13.7
Derawali 13.5