Population of Rajasthan 2022

Population of Rajasthan 2022

Rajasthan is a state in the northwestern region of India. It is the largest Indian state by area and the seventh-largest by population. As per the Population Projection Report by the Census of India, the projected population of  Rajasthan in 2022 is 80,153,000 (8 Crore)

Source: Census 2011 & Census Population Projection Report

Rajasthan Population 2011-2021

Rajasthan has a population growth rate during 2011-2021 of 15.62%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 79,281,000 (7.92 Crore)* an increase of around 1.07 Crore from 2011.

Population of Rajasthan in 2022 –  8 Crore
RajasthanCensus 2011 2021 Estimates
Total Population68,548,437 (6.85 Crore)7.92 Crores
Male Population35,550,9974.07 Crores
Female Population32,997,4403.85 Crores
Sex Ratio928945
Population Density200/km2232/km2
Population Rank7th
Total Area342,239 km2
Area Rank1st
Average Literacy (%)66.1 %
Formation30 March 1949
Capital CityJaipur

Source: Census 2011 & Census Population Projection Report

Rajasthan Historic Population

Rajasthan has a population growth rate of  15.66% during 2011-2022. In 1910 Population of Rajasthan was  1 Crore & in the Year 2021 its estimated around 8 Crore, an increase of almost 7 Crores. Let’s look at decade population & percentage change from the Year 1910 to 2011

Census YearPopulationAbsolute ChangePercentage Change
190110,294,090– 
191110,983,509+689,419   +6.70         
192110,292,648-690,861-6.29
193111,747,974+1,455,326   +14.14         
194113,863,859+2,115,885   +18.01         
195115,970,774+2,106,915   +15.20         
196120,155,602+4,184,828   +26.20         
197125,765,806+5,610,204   +27.83         
198134,261,862+8,496,056   +32.97         
199144,005,990+9,744,128   +28.44         
200156,507,188+12,501,198   +28.41         
201168,548,437+12,041,249   +21.31         
2021 (estimated)79,281,000+10,732,563   +15.66         

Source: Census 2011 & Census Population Projection Report

Top Cities in Rajasthan by Population

  1. Jaipur
  2. Jodhpur
  3. Kota
  4. Bikaner
  5. Ajmer
  6. Udaipur
  7. Bhilwara
  8. Alwar
  9. Bharatpur
  10. Sikar
  11. Pali
  12. Ganganagar
  13. Tonk
  14. Kishangarh
  15. Hanumangarh
  16. Beawar
  17. Dhaulpur
  18. Sawai Madhopur
  19. Churu
  20. Gangapur
  21. Jhunjhunun
  22. Baran
  23. Chittaurgarh
  24. Hindaun
  25. Bhiwadi
  26. Bundi
  27. Nagaur
  28. Sujangarh
  29. Banswara