(Last Updated on : 02/12/2008)
Kaprain is the name of a city that has been located in the district of Bundi
of the state of Rajasthan
. For supervising the administration of this Kaprain city, a municipality has been established.
Identification of demographical scenario of a place of town of the Indian Territory usually enables a person to develop an idea about salient features of the particular town. Keeping pace with this tradition, in Kaprain, several demographers have prepared reports on the basis of data that have been gathered from surveying the place. Quite significant is the Census report that has been issued forth in the year 2001. Important data viz. population status, literacy rate etc can be deciphered if one throws a glance on this report. As has been stated in this report, the total population of Kaprain showed a count of 17,766. Just like maximum of places of Indian Territory, in Kaprain also, the number of males is more than females. In other words, male populace constitutes of 52 percent. Female populace is only 48 percent. From this report, information about the children of Kaprain too can be deciphered. Thus the kids who are below six years of age constitutes of 18 percent of the total population.
Some light also has been thrown on the literacy rate of Kaprain. According to this Census report, the average literacy rate of Kaprain has been measured to be 54 percent. Thus it is lower than the average literacy rate of India, which has showed a measurement of 59.5 percent. However males are more inclined to seek education than female. This fact has been reflected in the huge gap that exists between the male and literacy rate. Thus as per the report, the male literacy rate comprises of 67 percent, while the rate of female literacy is only 39 percent.