Population

As per the census of 2001, the total population of the district was 1788487. In the next decade it shot up to 1969168 according to the census of 2011. Thus 10.06% population growth was registered in the decade 2001-2011. Tehsil-wise distribution of population as per census 2011 is shown in the following table:

S. No.

Tehsil

Male

Female

Total

1

Ganganagar

136309

121069

257108

2

Karanpur

58524

53047

111571

3

Sadulshahar

71683

61810

133493

4

Padampur

70486

63817

134303

5

Raisinghnagar

87853

80272

168125

6

Anupgarh

80721

72825

153546

7

Gharsana

90800

81030

171830

8

Vijaynagar

67296

60049

127345

9

Suratgarh

134186

116259

250445

 

Grand Total

797858

 

710178

 

1507766

 

Nagarpalika-wise Population 2011 (Urban+Rural)

S. No.

Tehsil

Male

Female

Total

1

Ganganagar

120778

103754

224532

2

Karanpur

11265

10032

21297

3

Sadulshahar

13109

11871

24980

4

Padampur

9728

8692

18420

5

Raisinghnagar

15085

13245

28330

6

Anupgarh

16343

14534

30877

7

Vijaynagar

9664

8761

18425

8

Suratgarh

37126

33410

70536

9

Kesrisinghpur

7404

6606

14010

10

Gajsinghpur

5250

4745

9995

Grand Total

245752

 

215650

461402