Amarpura Village, with population of 6095 is Poogal sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Poogal sub district of Bikaner district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Amarpura village is 202 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 30 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bikaner and distance from Amarpura village to Bikaner is 65 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Amarpura village is 334001. 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 65 km away. 37.46 square kilometer (19%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 6095 people, among them 3285 (54%) are male and 2810 (46%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Amarpura village is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1074 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Amarpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,095 4,260 1,824 11 1,091
Male 3,285 2,301 976 8 579
Female 2,810 1,959 848 3 512

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 195% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2066. Female population growth rate of the village is 204.1% which is 16.4% higher than male population growth rate of 187.7%. General caste population has increased by 321.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 73.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1000% and child population has increased by 152% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Amarpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 195% 321.4% 73.1% 1000% 152%
Male 187.7% 301.6% 71.8% 700% 133.5%
Female 204.1% 347.3% 74.5% 0% 176.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 855 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 851, in schedule caste is 869 and in schedule tribe is 375. There are 884 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 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 138 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Amarpura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 46 87 13 375 138
2011 855 851 869 375 884
2001 809 764 856 0 746

Literacy

Total 2582 people in the village are literate, among them 1718 are male and 864 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Amarpura is 52%. 63% of male and 38% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 26% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Amarpura

Total Male Female
Change 25.8% 26.5% 25.3%
2011 51.6% 63.5% 37.6%
2001 25.8% 37% 12.3%

Workers profile

Amarpura has 53% (3204) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 49% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Amarpura

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.6% 44.2% 8.4% 47.4%
Male 55.8% 49.6% 6.2% 44.2%
Female 48.8% 37.8% 11% 51.2%