Population

Rajasthan has a mainly Rajasthani population of approximately 68,621,012. Rajasthan's population is made up mainly of Hindus, who account for 88.8% of the population. Muslims make up 8.5%, Sikhs 1.4% and Jains 1.2% of the population. The state of Rajasthan is also populated by Sindhis, who came to Rajasthan from Sindh province (now in Pakistan) during the India-Pakistan separation in 1947.

Rajasthani (constitutional status is pending) is the main spoken language of the state, although Hindi and English are used for official purposes. It is spoken by 13 million people in Rajasthan and other states of India. A number of “tribal” languages are also spoken in Rajasthan. Some other languages used in Rajasthan are Gujarati, Sindhi and
Punjabi.
 
Largest cities of Rajasthan with population
 
  • Jaipur- 30,73,349
  • Jodhpur- 10,33,918
  • Udaipur- 4,51,735
  • Kota- 10,01,365
  • Bikaner- 6,47,804
  • Ajmer- 5,42,580
  • Sriganganagar-3,70,768
  • Bhilwara- 3,60,009
  • Alwar- 3,15,310
  • Bharatpur - 2,52,109