Rajkot Ward No 22, with population of about 57 thousand is Rajkot city's the 9th most populous ward, located in Rajkot sub district of Rajkot district in the state Gujarat in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 57 thousand people, among them about 30 thousand (53%) are male and about 27 thousand (47%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajkot Ward No 22 is 11%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajkot Ward No 22

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 56,622 55,407 450 765 6,082
Male 29,908 29,277 247 384 3,358
Female 26,714 26,130 203 381 2,724

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 44.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 39 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 42.9% which is -3.2% lower than male population growth rate of 46.1%. General caste population has increased by 53.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -84.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 325% and child population has increased by 43.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajkot Ward No 22

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 45 53 -84 325 44
Male 46 56 -84 304 39
Female 43 51 -84 348 50

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 893 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, in schedule caste is 822 and in schedule tribe is 992. There are 811 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajkot Ward No 22

Total General SC ST Child
Change -20 -31 40 97 62
2011 893 893 822 992 811
2001 913 924 782 895 749

Literacy

Total about 46 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 25 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajkot WARD NO.-0022 is 90%. 94% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajkot Ward No 22

Total Male Female
Change 0 1 -0
2011 90 94 86
2001 90 93 86

Workers profile

Rajkot WARD NO.-0022 has 34% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 6% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajkot Ward No 22

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34 33 1 66
Male 59 57 2 41
Female 6 5 1 94