Rajauri is a Municipal Committee city in district of Rajouri, Jammu and Kashmir. The Rajauri city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Rajauri Municipal Committee has population of 29,486 of which 19,177 are males while 10,309 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2761 which is 9.36 % of total population of Rajauri (MC). In Rajauri Municipal Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 538 against state average of 889. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Rajauri is around 872 compared to Jammu and Kashmir state average of 862. Literacy rate of Rajauri city is 90.51 % higher than state average of 67.16 %. In Rajauri, Male literacy is around 95.21 % while female literacy rate is 81.30 %.
Rajauri Municipal Committee has total administration over 4,364 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Rajauri Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 7.75 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.09 % of total population in Rajauri (MC).
Rajauri Work Profile
Out of total population, 15,409 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 13,280 were males while 2,129 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 15409 working population, 88.71 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.29 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Rajauri 2019 Population
The next census for Rajauri Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.