Lunkaransar Tahsil, with population of about 2.1 lakh is Bikaner district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Bikaner district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 125 villages in the sub district, among them Lunkaransar is the most populous village with population of about 23 thousand and Mahajan Fieldfiring Range is the least populous village with population of 2. Mahajan Fieldfiring Range is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 1364 km2 and Arjunsar Station is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (52%) are male and about 1 lakh (48%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lunkaransar tahsil is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 34 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

100% population of Lunkaransar tahsil live in the Lunkaransar Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 213,627 165,870 47,504 253 37,823
Male 111,409 86,342 24,919 148 19,766
Female 102,218 79,528 22,585 105 18,057

Most populated Villages in Lunkaransar

Villages
Name Population
Lunkaransar 22931
Kaloo 10334
Mahajan 7397
Jaitpur 6058
Sherpura 4921
Sahajarasar 3983
Kankarwala 3747
Garabdesar 3683
Shekhsar 3666
Bhaderan 3632

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 915 in Muslims are 948 and in Jains are 989.

Religion wise population 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 213,627 197,594 12,847 67 852 3 2,210 5 49
Male 111,409 103,177 6,594 42 453 1 1,111 0 31
Female 102,218 94,417 6,253 25 399 2 1,099 5 18

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 22.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 22.6% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 22.6%. General caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.2% and child population has increased by 2.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.6% 21% 28.4% 7.2% 2.8%
Male 22.6% 20.8% 29.3% 12.1% 3.8%
Female 22.6% 21.3% 27.4% 1% 1.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 906 and in schedule tribe is 709. There are 914 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 1 4 -14 -79 -19
2011 918 921 906 709 914
2001 917 917 920 788 933

Villages with highest sex ratio in Lunkaransar

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Chak Bhanwariya 1474
9 MKD 1359
Alauda 1174
Taliwala 1051
Chak Phooldesar 1034
Dulchasar 995
Jaisan 989
Bas Karnisar 980
Shobholai 979
Bheekhnera 973

Literacy

Total about 1.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 67 thousand are male and about 41 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lunkaransar is 61%. 73% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total Male Female
Change 13.3% 9.8% 17.3%
2011 61.3% 73% 48.6%
2001 48% 63.2% 31.3%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Lunkaransar

Workers profile

Lunkaransar has 54% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 50% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lunkaransar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54% 37.8% 16.1% 46%
Male 57.2% 45.7% 11.4% 42.8%
Female 50.5% 29.2% 21.2% 49.5%

Biggest Villages in Lunkaransar

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Mahajan Fieldfiring Range 1364.1
Jaitpur 177.7
Kaloo 133.2
Mahajan 108.5
Suin 97
Sherpura 91.8
Garabdesar 90
Lunkaransar 80.7
Sahajarasar 67.9
Kapoorisar 63.7