According to census 2011, the total population of Dausa district is 1,634,409 comprising 857,787 males and 776,622 females. It shares almost 2.38 percent of state population but 1 percent of state area. The density of the district is 476 persons per Sq. Km. which is higher than the state density (200 persons per Sq. Km.).
Nearly 87.7 percent population of the district lives in rural areas where proportion of urban population to the total population is 12.3 percent. In census 2011, the sex ratio of the district is 905 Whereas the state sex ratio is 928. The district has very low child (age group 0 to 6 years) sex ratio i.e. 865. There are 26.5 percent of total population are Scheduled tribe whereas Scheduled Caste population shares 21.7 percent of total population. Literacy rate of the district 68.2 percent is higher than the state average 66.1 percent. Male literacy rate of the district 83.0 percent is higher than the state literacy rate 79.2 percent while female literacy rate of the district (51.9%) is lower than the state literacy rate i.e. 52.1%.
Work participation rate of the district 41.9% is lower than the 43.6 %. The male & female work participation rates of the districts are 46.4% and 36.9% respectively.