Khirsara (Nava) Village, with population of 341 is Nakhatrana sub district's the 29th least populous village, located in Nakhatrana sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Khirsara (Nava) village is 12 km2 and it is the 60th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 28 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhuj and distance from Khirsara (Nava) village to Bhuj is 44 km. Pin code of Khirsara (Nava) village is 370030. The village comes under Khirsara (nava) panchayat. Nakhatrana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 29 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 44 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 341 people, among them 172 (50%) are male and 169 (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khirsara (Nava) village is 10%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 69 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khirsara (Nava)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 341 341 0 0 33
Male 172 172 0 0 20
Female 169 169 0 0 13

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 338. Female population growth rate of the village is -5.6% which is -13.8% lower than male population growth rate of 8.2%. General caste population has increased by 0.9% and child population has decreased by -21.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khirsara (Nava)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0.9% 0.9% 0% 0% -21.4%
Male 8.2% 8.2% 0% 0% -9.1%
Female -5.6% -5.6% 0% 0% -35%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 983 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 983,. There are 650 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 143 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 259 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khirsara (Nava)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -143 -143 0 0 -259
2011 983 983 0 0 650
2001 1126 1126 0 0 909

Literacy

Total 279 people in the village are literate, among them 148 are male and 131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khirsara (Nava) is 91%. 97% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khirsara (Nava)

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 5.4% 5.4%
2011 90.6% 97.4% 84%
2001 84.8% 92% 78.6%

Workers profile

Khirsara (Nava) has 30% (101) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 3% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khirsara (Nava)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.6% 29.6% 0% 70.4%
Male 55.8% 55.8% 0% 44.2%
Female 3% 3% 0% 97%