Panchoo Village, with population of about 17 thousand is Nokha sub district's the most populous village, located in Nokha sub district of Bikaner district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Panchoo village is 173 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 100 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nokha and distance from Panchoo village to Nokha is 32 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Panchoo village is 334804. Nokha is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Bikaner which is 65 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 17 thousand people, among them 9135 (53%) are male and 8235 (47%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Panchoo village is 20%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2604 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Panchoo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,370 13,071 4,298 1 3,452
Male 9,135 6,850 2,284 1 1,851
Female 8,235 6,221 2,014 0 1,601

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 48.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 48.3% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of 48.8%. General caste population has increased by 50.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.9% and child population has increased by 27.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Panchoo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 48.6% 50.5% 42.9% 0% 27.6%
Male 48.8% 50.8% 42.8% 0% 33.3%
Female 48.3% 50.1% 43% 0% 21.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 901 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 882. There are 865 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 82 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Panchoo

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -5 1 0 -82
2011 901 908 882 0 865
2001 904 913 881 0 947

Literacy

Total 6822 people in the village are literate, among them 4448 are male and 2374 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Panchoo is 49%. 61% of male and 36% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Panchoo

Total Male Female
Change 12.6% 11.4% 14.3%
2011 49% 61.1% 35.8%
2001 36.4% 49.7% 21.5%

Workers profile

Panchoo has 46% (7952) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 40% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Panchoo

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.8% 41.2% 4.5% 54.2%
Male 50.7% 46.6% 4.1% 49.3%
Female 40.4% 35.3% 5% 59.6%