As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Rajasthan is 6.85 Cr. Thus the population of Rajasthan forms 5.66 percent of India in 2011. Rajasthan has total population of 68,548,437 in which males were 35,550,997 while females were 32,997,440.
Total area of Rajasthan is 342,239 square km. Thus the population Density of Rajasthan is 200 per square km which is lower than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Rajasthan is 66.11% which is less than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 79.19% and the female literacy rate is 52.12% in Rajasthan.
The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Rajasthan is 928 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Rajasthan is at 888 which is lower than 918 of India.
In Rajasthan out of total population, 29,886,255 were engaged in work activities. 70.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 29,886,255 workers engaged in Main Work, 9,845,353 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,195,304 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Rajasthan, 24.87% people lived in urban regions while 75.13% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 17,048,085 out of which 8,909,250 were males while remaining 8,138,835 were females. In rural areas of Rajasthan, male population was 26,641,747 while female population was 24,858,605.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Rajasthan was 914 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Rajasthan was 874 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Rajasthan were 2,234,621 which is 13.11% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Rajasthan was 933 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Rajasthan was 892 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Rajasthan for urban regions was 79.68 percent in which males were 87.91% literate while female literacy stood at 70.73%. The total literate population of Rajasthan was 38,275,282. Similarly in rural areas of Rajasthan, the average literacy rate was 61.44 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 76.16% and 45.8% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Rajasthan were 26,471,786.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||892||874|
List of districts of Rajasthan with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Rajasthan is divided into 33 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Jaipur is the largest district of Rajasthan by population, while the least populated district of Rajasthan is Jaisalmer.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Rajasthan sorted by population.