Nagaur District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Rajasthan) - Census 2011

Nagaur district of Rajasthan has total population of 3,307,743 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 1,696,325 are males while 1,611,418 are females. In 2011 there were total 578,809 families residing in Nagaur district. The Average Sex Ratio of Nagaur district is 950.

Nagaur district, Rajasthan

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 19.3% people lives in Urban areas while 80.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 70.6% while that in the rural areas is 60.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Nagaur district is 945 while that of Rural areas is 951.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nagaur district is 507176 which is 15% of the total population. There are 267391 male children and 239785 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nagaur is 897 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (950) of Nagaur district.

The total literacy rate of Nagaur district is 62.8%. The male literacy rate is 65.01% and the female literacy rate is 40.7% in Nagaur district.

Population
3,307,743
Literacy
62.8%
Sex Ratio
950

To facilitate the administration, Nagaur district is further divided into 10 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Nagaur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Nagaur district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 507,176 267,391 239,785
Literacy 62.8% 65.01% 40.7%
Scheduled Caste 699,911 360,451 339,460
Scheduled Tribe 10,418 5,475 4,943
Illiterate 1,549,119 593,575 955,544

Caste-wise Population - Nagaur district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Nagaur district of Rajasthan.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 699,911 360,451 339,460
Schedule Tribe 10,418 5,475 4,943

Religion-wise Population - Nagaur district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 2,833,443 (85.66%) 1,454,495 1,378,948
Muslim 454,487 (13.74%) 231,685 222,802
Christian 1,912 (0.06%) 975 937
Sikh 366 (0.01%) 205 161
Buddhist 163 (0%) 82 81
Jain 12,940 (0.39%) 6,594 6,346
Other Religion 276 (0.01%) 136 140
No Religion Specified 4,156 (0.13%) 2,153 2,003

Literacy Rate - Nagaur district

The total literacy rate of Nagaur district was 62.8% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 66.11% of Rajasthan. Population-wise, out of total 1,758,624 literates, males were 1,102,750 while females were 655,874. Also the male literacy rate was 77.17% and the female literacy rate was 47.82% in Nagaur district.

  Nagaur district Rajasthan
Female 47.82% 52.12%
Male 77.17% 79.19%
Total 62.8% 66.11%

Sex Ratio - Nagaur district

The Sex Ratio of Nagaur district is 950 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 950 females in Nagaur district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 897 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 950 ) of Nagaur district.


Population Density - Nagaur district

The total area of Nagaur district is 17,718 km2. Thus the density of Nagaur district is 187 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 420 sq. km. area is under urban region while 17,298 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Nagaur district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Nagaur, 19.26% people lived in urban regions while 80.74% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 637,204 out of which 327,554 were males while remaining 309,650 were females. In rural areas of Nagaur, male population was 1,368,771 while female population was 1,301,768.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Nagaur was 945 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Nagaur was 907 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Nagaur were 94,744 which is 14.87% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Nagaur was 951 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Nagaur was 894 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Nagaur for urban regions was 70.64 percent in which males were 81.87% literate while female literacy stood at 58.84%. The total literate population of Nagaur was 1,758,624. Similarly in rural areas of Nagaur, the average literacy rate was 60.91 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 76.04% and 45.18% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Nagaur were 1,375,421.

Rural Urban
Population % 80.74% 19.26%
Total population 2,670,539 637,204
Male population 1,368,771 327,554
Female population 1,301,768 309,650
Sex ratio 951 945
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 894 907
Child population 412,432 94,744
Literates 1,375,421 383,203
Average literacy 60.91% 70.64%
Male literacy 76.04% 81.87%
Female literacy 45.18% 58.84%

Child Population - Nagaur district

According to Census 2011, there were 507,176 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nagaur district. Out of which 267,391 were male while 239,785 were female.


Working Population - Nagaur district

In Nagaur district out of total population, 1,425,882 were engaged in work activities. 69.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,425,882 workers engaged in Main Work, 506,175 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 123,675 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 985,927 696,079 289,848
Cultivators 506,175 306,128 200,047
Agriculture Labourer 123,675 73,644 50,031
Household Industries 21,682 17,252 4,430
Other Workers 334,395 299,055 35,340
Marginal Workers 439,955 160,952 279,003
Non Working 1,881,861 839,294 1,042,567

Nagaur district Map


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