Jodhasar Village, with population of 6355 is Poogal sub district's the most populous village, located in Poogal sub district of Bikaner district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Jodhasar village is 190 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 33 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bikaner and distance from Jodhasar village to Bikaner is 110 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Jodhasar village is 334808. Poogal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 40 km. District head quarter of the village is Bikaner which is 110 km away. 1.04 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 6355 people, among them 3422 (54%) are male and 2933 (46%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jodhasar village is 19%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1111 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jodhasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,355 5,447 874 34 1,234
Male 3,422 2,942 461 19 636
Female 2,933 2,505 413 15 598

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5074. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.9% which is 6.6% higher than male population growth rate of 22.3%. General caste population has increased by 26.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -12.8% and child population has increased by 7.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jodhasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.2% 26.6% 19.1% -12.8% 7.7%
Male 22.3% 24.7% 10% -9.5% 7.4%
Female 28.9% 29% 31.1% -16.7% 7.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 857 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 851, in schedule caste is 896 and in schedule tribe is 789. There are 940 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jodhasar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 28 144 -68 4
2011 857 851 896 789 940
2001 813 823 752 857 936

Literacy

Total 2501 people in the village are literate, among them 1728 are male and 773 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jodhasar is 49%. 62% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jodhasar

Total Male Female
Change 17.6% 15.2% 21.9%
2011 48.8% 62% 33.1%
2001 31.2% 46.8% 11.2%

Workers profile

Jodhasar has 54% (3400) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 50% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jodhasar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53.5% 35.6% 17.9% 46.5%
Male 56.5% 43.8% 12.6% 43.5%
Female 50.1% 26% 24% 49.9%