Lunkaransar Village, with population of about 23 thousand is Lunkaransar sub district's the most populous village, located in Lunkaransar sub district of Bikaner district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Lunkaransar village is 81 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 284 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Lunkaransar which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Bikaner and distance from Lunkaransar village to Bikaner is 72 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Lunkaransar village is 334603. Lunkaransar is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Bikaner which is 72 km away. 1.01 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 23 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (52%) are male and about 11 thousand (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lunkaransar village is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3904 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,931 18,879 4,030 22 3,562
Male 11,944 9,815 2,116 13 1,871
Female 10,987 9,064 1,914 9 1,691

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.8% which is 5.3% higher than male population growth rate of 9.5%. General caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -40.5% and child population has decreased by -4.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12% 11% 17.7% -40.5% -4.4%
Male 9.5% 8.1% 16.8% -27.8% -1.6%
Female 14.8% 14.2% 18.7% -52.6% -7.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 905 and in schedule tribe is 692. There are 904 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 55 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 49 15 -364 -55
2011 920 923 905 692 904
2001 877 874 890 1056 959

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 7621 are male and 5238 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lunkaransar is 66%. 76% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lunkaransar

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 4.4% 8.4%
2011 66.4% 75.7% 56.3%
2001 60.5% 71.3% 47.9%

Workers profile

Lunkaransar has 39% (8940) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 25% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lunkaransar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39% 31.7% 7.3% 61%
Male 52.1% 46.9% 5.2% 47.9%
Female 24.8% 15.1% 9.7% 75.2%