Jhunjhunun District Population, Rajasthan - Census India 2011

Jhunjhunun is one of district of Rajasthan in India. There are 6 Tehsils, 927 villages and 18 towns in Jhunjhunun district.

As per the Census India 2011, Jhunjhunun district has 3,84,197 households, population of 21,37,045 of which 10,95,896 are males and 10,41,149 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,88,470 which is 13.5% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Jhunjhunun district is around 950 compared to 928 which is average of Rajasthan state. The literacy rate of Jhunjhunun district is 64.12% out of which 74.44% males are literate and 53.26% females are literate. The total area of Jhunjhunun is 5,928 sq.km with population density of 361 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 77.11% of population lives in Urban area and 22.89% lives in Rural area. There are 16.88% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 1.95% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Jhunjhunun district.

Jhunjhunun Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total21,37,045100%
Hindu19,05,68289.17%
Muslim2,28,17810.68%
Religion not stated1,2170.06%
Christian1,0040.05%
Jain5480.03%
Sikh2750.01%
Other religions and persuasions850%
Buddhist560%

Jhunjhunun Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)269.265,658.74
Number of households83,3963,00,801
Total Population4,89,07916,47,966
Population (%)51.77%48.86%
Male Population2,53,1788,42,718
Female Population2,35,9018,05,248
Sex Ratio932956
Literacy (%)66.21%63.51%

List of Tehsils in Jhunjhunun

Check out complete list of all Tehsils of Jhunjhunun district, Rajasthan
TehsilPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Jhunjhunun5,38,1741,618.91332981
Chirawa4,76,0871,307.25364942
Nawalgarh3,26,663690.39473959
Udaipurwati2,94,770850.44347952
Khetri2,77,946812.54342914
Buhana2,23,405648.46345924

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Jhunjhunun Population Facts

Number of Households3,84,197
Population21,37,045
Male Population10,95,896 (51.28%)
Female Population10,41,149 (48.72%)
Children Population2,88,470
Area5,928 km2
Population density/km2361
Sex-ratio950
Literacy64.12%
Male Literacy74.44%
Female Literacy53.26%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %1.95%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %16.88%

Map of Jhunjhunun, Rajasthan