Barmer is a Municipality city in district of Barmer, Rajasthan. The Barmer city is divided into 40 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Barmer Municipality has population of 96,225 of which 50,787 are males while 45,438 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 13592 which is 14.13 % of total population of Barmer (M). In Barmer Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 895 against state average of 928. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Barmer is around 881 compared to Rajasthan state average of 888. Literacy rate of Barmer city is 80.22 % higher than state average of 66.11 %. In Barmer, Male literacy is around 90.67 % while female literacy rate is 68.58 %.
Barmer Municipality has total administration over 17,553 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Barmer Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.34 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.56 % of total population in Barmer (M).
Barmer Work Profile
Out of total population, 29,341 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 26,324 were males while 3,017 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 29341 working population, 91.71 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.29 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.