Rajgarh District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Madhya Pradesh) - Census 2011

Rajgarh district of Madhya Pradesh has total population of 1,545,814 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 790,212 are males while 755,602 are females. In 2011 there were total 345,297 families residing in Rajgarh district. The Average Sex Ratio of Rajgarh district is 956.

Rajgarh district, Madhya Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 17.9% people lives in Urban areas while 82.1% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.4% while that in the rural areas is 57.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Rajgarh district is 950 while that of Rural areas is 958.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rajgarh district is 231987 which is 15% of the total population. There are 120815 male children and 111172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rajgarh is 920 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (956) of Rajgarh district.

The total literacy rate of Rajgarh district is 61.21%. The male literacy rate is 61.86% and the female literacy rate is 41.75% in Rajgarh district.

Population
1,545,814
Literacy
61.21%
Sex Ratio
956

To facilitate the administration, Rajgarh district is further divided into 7 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Rajgarh Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 231,987 120,815 111,172
Literacy 61.21% 61.86% 41.75%
Scheduled Caste 295,718 151,260 144,458
Scheduled Tribe 53,751 27,477 26,274
Illiterate 741,569 301,415 440,154

Caste-wise Population - Rajgarh district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.5% of total population in Rajgarh district of Madhya Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 295,718 151,260 144,458
Schedule Tribe 53,751 27,477 26,274

Religion-wise Population - Rajgarh district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,433,879 (92.76%) 733,255 700,624
Muslim 106,928 (6.92%) 54,442 52,486
Christian 1,243 (0.08%) 587 656
Sikh 460 (0.03%) 246 214
Buddhist 121 (0.01%) 59 62
Jain 1,599 (0.1%) 806 793
Other Religion 50 (0%) 27 23
No Religion Specified 1,534 (0.1%) 790 744

Literacy Rate - Rajgarh district

The total literacy rate of Rajgarh district was 61.21% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 69.32% of Madhya Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 804,245 literates, males were 488,797 while females were 315,448. Also the male literacy rate was 73.02% and the female literacy rate was 48.95% in Rajgarh district.

  Rajgarh district Madhya Pradesh
Female 48.95% 59.24%
Male 73.02% 78.73%
Total 61.21% 69.32%

Sex Ratio - Rajgarh district

The Sex Ratio of Rajgarh district is 956 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 956 females in Rajgarh district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 920 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 956 ) of Rajgarh district.


Population Density - Rajgarh district

The total area of Rajgarh district is 6,153 km2. Thus the density of Rajgarh district is 251 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 181 sq. km. area is under urban region while 5,972 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Rajgarh district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Rajgarh, 17.88% people lived in urban regions while 82.12% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 276,457 out of which 141,805 were males while remaining 134,652 were females. In rural areas of Rajgarh, male population was 648,407 while female population was 620,950.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Rajgarh was 950 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Rajgarh was 906 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Rajgarh were 38,794 which is 14.03% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Rajgarh was 958 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Rajgarh was 923 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Rajgarh for urban regions was 77.39 percent in which males were 85.8% literate while female literacy stood at 68.61%. The total literate population of Rajgarh was 804,245. Similarly in rural areas of Rajgarh, the average literacy rate was 57.64 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 70.19% and 44.63% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Rajgarh were 620,313.

Rural Urban
Population % 82.12% 17.88%
Total population 1,269,357 276,457
Male population 648,407 141,805
Female population 620,950 134,652
Sex ratio 958 950
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 923 906
Child population 193,193 38,794
Literates 620,313 183,932
Average literacy 57.64% 77.39%
Male literacy 70.19% 85.8%
Female literacy 44.63% 68.61%

Child Population - Rajgarh district

According to Census 2011, there were 231,987 children between age 0 to 6 years in Rajgarh district. Out of which 120,815 were male while 111,172 were female.


Working Population - Rajgarh district

In Rajgarh district out of total population, 745,603 were engaged in work activities. 63.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 745,603 workers engaged in Main Work, 229,782 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 139,546 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 471,773 331,533 140,240
Cultivators 229,782 165,034 64,748
Agriculture Labourer 139,546 81,661 57,885
Household Industries 6,946 5,326 1,620
Other Workers 95,499 79,512 15,987
Marginal Workers 273,830 98,235 175,595
Non Working 800,211 360,444 439,767

Rajgarh district Map


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