Jaipur

Jaipur District is a district of the state of Rajasthan in Northern India. The city of Jaipur, which is Rajasthan’s capital and largest city, is the district headquarters. It is the tenth most populous district in India (out of 640).

Jaipur District has an area of 11,152 km². It is bounded by Sikar District on the north, Haryana state on the extreme northeast, Alwar and Dausa districts on the east, Sawai Madhopur District on the southeast, Tonk District on the south, Ajmer District on the west, and Nagaur District on the northwest.

According to the 2011 census Jaipur district has a population of 6,663,971, roughly equal to the nation of Libya or the US state of Washington.This gives it a ranking of 10th in India (out of a total of 640).The district has a population density of 598 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,550/sq mi).Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 26.91%.Jaipur has a sex ratio of 909 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 76.44%.