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Rajouri District - Population 2011-2023

An official Census 2011 detail of Rajouri, a district of Jammu and Kashmir has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Jammu and Kashmir. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Rajouri District of Jammu and Kashmir.

In 2011, Rajouri had population of 642,415 of which male and female were 345,351 and 297,064 respectively. In 2001 census, Rajouri had a population of 483,284 of which males were 257,336 and remaining 225,948 were females. Rajouri District population constituted 5.12 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Rajouri District was at 4.76 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 32.93 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Rajouri District recorded increase of 25.71 percent to its population compared to 1991.


Rajouri Literacy Rate

Average literacy rate of Rajouri in 2011 were 68.17 compared to 68.17 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 78.13 and 56.57 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 69.76 and 44.51 in Rajouri District. Total literate in Rajouri District were 364,109 of which male and female were 224,469 and 139,640 respectively. In 2001, Rajouri District had 0 in its district.


Rajouri Sex Ratio

With regards to Sex Ratio in Rajouri, it stood at 860 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 878. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 865 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 865 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.


Rajouri District Religion Data

Description Percentage Population 2011
Hindu 34.54 % 221,880
Muslims 62.71 % 402,879
Christian 0.15 % 983
Sikh 2.41 % 15,513
Buddhist 0.03 % 189
Jain 0.00 % 26
Others 0.00 % 3
Not Stated 0.15 % 942

Rajouri Population 2023

What is the population of Rajouri district in 2023 ? The question though important has no correct answer. The last census of Rajouri was done in 2011 and next census of 2021 has been postponed or cancelled. But we can do projection of future Rajouri 2023 Population on the basis likely Population Growth Rate.

Year Projected Population
2011 642,415 6.42 Lakhs
2021 822,200 8.22 Lakhs
2022 841,700 8.42 Lakhs
2023 858,700 8.59 Lakhs
2024 873,500 8.74 Lakhs
2025 886,300 8.86 Lakhs
2026 897,300 8.97 Lakhs
2027 906,700 9.07 Lakhs
2028 914,900 9.15 Lakhs
2029 921,900 9.22 Lakhs
2030 927,800 9.28 Lakhs
2031 933,000 9.33 Lakhs

Rajouri Population 2011 - 2001

Description 2011 2001
Population 6.42 Lakhs 4.83 Lakhs
Actual Population 642,415 483,284
Male 345,351 257,336
Female 297,064 225,948
Population Growth 32.93% 25.71%
Area Sq. Km 2,630 2,630
Density/km2 244 184
Proportion to Jammu and Kashmir Population 5.12% 4.76%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 860 878
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 865 865
Average Literacy 68.17 57.99
Male Literacy 78.13 69.76
Female Literacy 56.57 44.51
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 108,271 108,271
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.85% 22.40%

Rajouri Child Population

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Rajouri. There were total 108,271 children under age of 0-6 against 108,271 of 2001 census. Of total 108,271 male and female were 58,051 and 50,220 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 865 compared to 865 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 16.85 percent of Rajouri District compared to 22.40 percent of 2001. There was net change of -5.55 percent in this compared to previous census of India.


Rajouri Houseless Data

In 2011, total 239 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 1,076. This approx 0.16749297572441% of total population of Rajouri district.


Rajouri District Density

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Rajouri district for 2011 is 244 people per sq. km. In 2001, Rajouri district density was at 184 people per sq. km. Rajouri district administers 2,630 square kilometers of areas.


Rajouri District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Rajouri population for 2011 census, 8.14 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 52,314 people lives in urban areas of which males are 34,603 and females are 17,711. Sex Ratio in urban region of Rajouri district is 512 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Rajouri district was 831 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 4,847 of which males and females were 2,647 and 2,200. This child population figure of Rajouri district is 7.65 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Rajouri district as per census 2011 is 90.38 % of which males and females are 94.99 % and 80.87 % literates respectively. In actual number 42,899 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 30,356 and 12,543 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 91.86 % population of Rajouri districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Rajouri district population living in rural areas is 590,101 of which males and females are 310,748 and 279,353 respectively. In rural areas of Rajouri district, sex ratio is 899 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Rajouri district is considered, figure is 867 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 103,424 in rural areas of which males were 55,404 and females were 48,020. The child population comprises 17.83 % of total rural population of Rajouri district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Rajouri district is 66.00 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 76.02 and 54.94 percent respectively. In total, 321,210 people were literate of which males and females were 194,113 and 127,097 respectively.

All details regarding Rajouri District have been processed by us after receiving from Govt. of India. We are not responsible for errors to population census details of Rajouri District.

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 91.86 % 8.14 %
Total Population 590,101 52,314
Male Population 310,748 34,603
Female Population 279,353 17,711
Sex Ratio 899 512
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 867 831
Child Population (0-6) 103,424 4,847
Male Child(0-6) 55,404 2,647
Female Child(0-6) 48,020 2,200
Child Percentage (0-6) 17.53 % 9.27 %
Male Child Percentage 17.83 % 7.65 %
Female Child Percentage 17.19 % 12.42 %
Literates 321,210 42,899
Male Literates 194,113 30,356
Female Literates 127,097 12,543
Average Literacy 66.00 % 90.38 %
Male Literacy 76.02 % 94.99 %
Female Literacy 54.94 % 80.87 %

City/Metros in Rajouri District

Urban Agglomerations inside Rajouri District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Rajouri District
Cities inside Rajouri District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Rajouri District