Kaloo Village, with population of about 10 thousand is Lunkaransar sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Lunkaransar sub district of Bikaner district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kaloo village is 133 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 78 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bikaner and distance from Kaloo village to Bikaner is 92 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kaloo village is 334602. Lunkaransar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Bikaner which is 92 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 5266 (51%) are male and 5068 (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kaloo village is 17%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1684 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kaloo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,334 8,819 1,502 13 1,709
Male 5,266 4,483 777 6 873
Female 5,068 4,336 725 7 836

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8927. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.8% which is -3.9% lower than male population growth rate of 17.7%. General caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.2% and child population has decreased by -5.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kaloo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.8% 13.9% 28.3% 18.2% -5.1%
Male 17.7% 16% 29.7% -33.3% -3.7%
Female 13.8% 11.8% 26.7% 250% -6.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 967, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 1167. There are 958 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kaloo

Total General SC ST Child
Change -33 -36 -22 945 -27
2011 962 967 933 1167 958
2001 995 1003 955 222 985

Literacy

Total 5649 people in the village are literate, among them 3359 are male and 2290 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kaloo is 65%. 76% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kaloo

Total Male Female
Change 10.4% 8.2% 12.3%
2011 65.5% 76.5% 54.1%
2001 55.1% 68.3% 41.8%

Workers profile

Kaloo has 52% (5329) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 44% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kaloo

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.6% 35.3% 16.2% 48.4%
Male 58.9% 48.2% 10.8% 41.1%
Female 43.9% 22% 21.9% 56.1%