Nara Village, with population of 2265 is Lakhpat sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Lakhpat sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Nara village is 112 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 20 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhuj and distance from Nara village to Bhuj is 127 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nara village is 370605. The village comes under Nara panchayat. Dayapar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 133 km away. 3.74 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2265 people, among them 1194 (53%) are male and 1071 (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nara village is 20%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 432 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,265 1,871 393 1 442
Male 1,194 977 216 1 233
Female 1,071 894 177 0 209

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2030. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.3% which is 5.1% higher than male population growth rate of 9.2%. General caste population has increased by 2.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 102.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -80% and child population has increased by 2.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.6% 2.2% 102.6% -80% 2.1%
Male 9.2% -0.5% 100% -66.7% 1.3%
Female 14.3% 5.3% 105.8% -100% 3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 819. There are 897 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 40 50 23 -667 14
2011 897 915 819 0 897
2001 857 865 796 667 883

Literacy

Total 1035 people in the village are literate, among them 691 are male and 344 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nara is 57%. 72% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 27%. Male literacy has gone up by 30% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nara

Total Male Female
Change 26.9% 30.1% 24.1%
2011 56.8% 71.9% 39.9%
2001 29.9% 41.8% 15.8%

Workers profile

Nara has 33% (738) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 7% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.6% 32.2% 0.4% 67.4%
Male 55.9% 55.5% 0.3% 44.1%
Female 6.6% 6.3% 0.4% 93.4%