Peesangan Tahsil, with population of about 1.3 lakh is Ajmer district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Ajmer district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 64 villages in the sub district, among them Peesangan is the most populous village with population of about 15 thousand and Pratappura is the least populous village with population of 384. Jethana is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 41 km2 and Shivpura is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.3 lakh people, among them about 65 thousand (51%) are male and about 63 thousand (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peesangan tahsil is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 24 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peesangan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 127,803 107,432 19,140 1,231 21,338
Male 65,075 54,882 9,556 637 11,243
Female 62,728 52,550 9,584 594 10,095

Most populated Villages in Peesangan

Villages
Name Population
Peesangan 15471
Govindgarh 7023
Jethana 6291
Bidkachiyawas 5190
Nagelao 4468
Picholiya 4264
Budhwara 3744
Leeri 3501
Kesharpura 3494
Alipura 3353

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 12% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 963 in Muslims are 975.

Religion wise population 2011 - Peesangan

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 127,803 111,525 15,328 61 3 2 759 2 123
Male 65,075 56,811 7,761 34 0 0 401 0 68
Female 62,728 54,714 7,567 27 3 2 358 2 55

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.2% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 16.6%. General caste population has increased by 18.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.9% and child population has increased by 2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Peesangan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.4% 18.4% 12.8% 6.9% 2%
Male 16.6% 17.4% 12% 10.4% 3.6%
Female 18.2% 19.3% 13.5% 3.3% 0.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 1003 and in schedule tribe is 932. There are 898 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Peesangan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 16 13 -65 -30
2011 964 958 1003 932 898
2001 950 942 990 997 928

Villages with highest sex ratio in Peesangan

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Sethan 1155
Hanwantpura 1092
Nad 1070
Gangara 1068
Alipura 1061
Samrathpura 1044
Daulat Khera 1035
Jetgarh 1028
Ram Nagar 1022
Jaswantpura 1007

Literacy

Total about 65 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 42 thousand are male and about 23 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peesangan is 61%. 77% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Peesangan

Total Male Female
Change 9.4% 6.8% 12.6%
2011 61% 77.4% 44.3%
2001 51.6% 70.6% 31.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Peesangan

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Peesangan 76
Jethana 73
Arjunpura Khalsa 73
Arjunpura Jageer 72
Mangaliyawas 71
Alipura 70
Govindgarh 69
Samrathpura 69
Fatehpura 66
Kotaj 66

Workers profile

Peesangan has 46% (about 59 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 39% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peesangan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46% 30.5% 15.5% 54%
Male 52.4% 41.4% 11% 47.6%
Female 39.3% 19.1% 20.2% 60.7%

Biggest Villages in Peesangan

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Jethana 41
Peesangan 39.5
Bidkachiyawas 25.9
Nagelao 25.5
Reechhmaliya 25.4
Govindgarh 24.3
Gola 22.1
Budhwara 20.6
Leeri 20.6
Kalesara 20