Ramsar Tahsil, with population of about 1.1 lakh is Barmer district's the least populous sub district, located in Barmer district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 166 villages in the sub district, among them Ramsar is the most populous village with population of 4504 and Chawa is the least populous village with population of 20. Indrohi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 39 km2 and Ajbe Ka Par is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.1 lakh people, among them about 57 thousand (53%) are male and about 51 thousand (47%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ramsar tahsil is 20%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ramsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 108,001 82,791 18,152 7,058 22,063
Male 56,709 43,480 9,510 3,719 11,552
Female 51,292 39,311 8,642 3,339 10,511

Most populated Villages in Ramsar

Villages
Name Population
Ramsar 4504
Sihani 2547
Tamliyar 2084
Janeki Beri 1854
Pandhikapar 1823
Suwara 1632
Indrohi 1601
Gardiya 1517
Ramdeo Ka Mandir 1426
Gagariya Station 1426

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 56% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 44% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 882 in Muslims are 934.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ramsar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 108,001 60,547 47,079 38 1 7 248 12 69
Male 56,709 32,167 24,347 20 0 4 127 6 38
Female 51,292 28,380 22,732 18 1 3 121 6 31

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 35.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 80 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 38.4% which is 5.6% higher than male population growth rate of 32.8%. General caste population has increased by 32.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 45.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 50.4% and child population has increased by 21% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ramsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35.4% 32.3% 45.3% 50.4% 21%
Male 32.8% 29.6% 44.2% 46.1% 22%
Female 38.4% 35.4% 46.6% 55.6% 19.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 909 and in schedule tribe is 898. There are 910 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 16 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ramsar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 39 16 55 -16
2011 904 904 909 898 910
2001 868 865 893 843 926

Villages with highest sex ratio in Ramsar

Literacy

Total about 44 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 30 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ramsar is 51%. 66% of male and 34% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ramsar

Total Male Female
Change -1.0% -0.2% -0.8%
2011 50.7% 66% 33.9%
2001 51.7% 66.2% 34.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Ramsar

Workers profile

Ramsar has 49% (about 53 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 48% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ramsar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.4% 28.5% 20.9% 50.6%
Male 50.6% 37.3% 13.3% 49.4%
Female 48.1% 18.7% 29.4% 51.9%

Biggest Villages in Ramsar

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Indrohi 38.5
Boothiya 25
Sangrani 25
Tamliyar 25
Babuguleriya 24.7
Kharchi 24
Ramsar 23.5
Ramsaragor 23.3
Paboosariya 23.1
Jheloon 20.3